October 2, 2018

In Rare Case, Patient Developed Resistance to CAR-T after Cancer Cell Began Hiding in ‘Plain Sight’

(STAT News) – To make CAR-T therapies, the pioneering cancer treatments, scientists introduce a gene into the body’s immune cells that turns them into cancer-homing attackers. But in one case described by scientists Monday, the gene was inadvertently delivered to … Read More

October 2, 2018

A New Edition of Theology and Science Is Now Available

Theology and Science (vol. 16, no. 3, 2018) is available online by subscription only. Articles include: “Genetic Engineering, Virtue-First Enhancement, and Deification in Neo-Irenaean Theodicy” by Mark Walker “Genetic Virtue Program: An Unfeasible Neo-Pelagian Theodicy?” by Arvin M. Gouw “Raising … Read More

September 27, 2018

Short-Term Superhuman: If We Create Augmented Soldiers, Can We Turn Them Back?

(Popular Mechanics) – The Pentagon is already researching these seemingly sci-fi concepts. The basics of brain-machine interfaces are being developed—just watch the videos of patients moving prosthetic limbs with their minds. The Defense Department is examining newly scientific tools, like … Read More

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