Author Archives: Jack Harris

About Jack Harris

After graduating in Chemistry from The University of Edinburgh, Jack worked in Hong Kong for a year before moving to Australia. He is currently involved in teaching at The University of Adelaide. Follow him @harrisjack4

Designer mitochondria: introducing the baby with three parents

A cutting-edge IVF technique which is being pioneered in the UK is set to change the way we think of conventional genetic inheritance. With the aim of combating life-threatening mitochondrial conditions in newborns, scientists are…