CRISPR-cas9

Biotechnology Laboratory. Mouse for animal experiment. DNA, cancer research.

Gene editing spurs hope for muscular dystrophy cure

For the first time, a breakthrough technique called CRISPR has been used to treat a genetic disease inside a living mammal
“Designer” immune cell therapy

Researchers herald a game-changer in cancer treatment

Toronto researchers were able to turn off thousands of genes one by one to pinpoint the cancer-causing ones—and overhaul the way science is done