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The Future of Human Evolution
How can we better protect humans from viruses, aging and diseases? Biotechnology, and gene editing in particular, hold great promise in medicine and health – but what are the ethical issues we need to…
Gene Editing: Great Potential, Great Concerns
Writing the code of life has been nature’s job – until now. Thanks to rapid progress in biotechnology, humans may soon be able to tweak evolution to their liking. By replacing one strand of DNA with a…
The Tech Race To Contain Covid-19
Scientists and engineers are working around the clock to make the best of new technologies in fighting Covid-19, the disease caused by the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus. To save lives and contain the pandemi…
Osh Agabi (Koniku) speaking during the DLD Munich Conference 2019, Europe?s big innovation conference, Museum Stage, Munich, January 21, 2019 Photo: Andreas Gebert/picture alliance | Verwendung weltweit
Koniku founder Osh Agabi has a daring plan: He’s developing a new kind of of biochip made from brain tissue in order to create sensors that can sniff out explosives at airports and even, in the near f…
Studi Init Talk with Mary Lou Jepsen at TU Audimax (Arcisstraße 21, 80333 München).  DLD Munich Conference 2018, Europe's big innovation conference, Alte Bayerische Staatsbank, Munich, January 20th - 22nd 2018, free press image © Florian Fetzer for DLD
Mary Lou Jepsen surely deserves to be called a technology pioneer. Most recently, she was an engineering executive at Facebook working on its Oculus virtual reality gear; before that she spent th…
MUNICH/GERMANY - JANUARY, 21: Tina Boler (Elvie) speaks in a panel discussion during  DLD18 (Digital-Life-Design) Conference at the Bayerischer Staatsbank on January 21th, 2018  in Munich, Germany (Photo: picture alliance / Gandalf Hammerbacher) | Verwendung weltweit  Free press image © Picture Alliance for DLD
Celmatix, Elvie, Clue, Prelude Fertility – Women’s health tech companies are up and coming. But still, in a men dominated tech- and investment-world, the struggle is real. Ina Fried, chief technology …

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