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Reengineering Life

A Startup Is Making Thousands of Gene-Edited Pigs Because Humans Need Their Organs

Scientists are using CRISPR to address the global organ shortage

Photo illustration source: Damien Meyer/Getty Images

Reengineering Life is a series from Future Human about the astonishing ways genetic technology is changing humanity and the world around us.

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Emily Mullin

Emily Mullin

Former staff writer at Medium, where I covered biotech, genetics, and Covid-19 for OneZero, Future Human, Elemental, and the Coronavirus Blog.