11 January 2016

CRISPR treats severe muscular dystrophy in mice

Scientists from Duke University used gene-editing technique to treat Duchenne muscular dystrophy in grown animals. 2016 is barely a fortnight old, and already CRISPR-Cas9 has leapt into the headlines again. On New Year’s Eve three research groups reported in Science that they had successfully used CRISPR to treat Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) in mice, marking the first time the […]

4 January 2016

From deCODE to ClinGen: Genomics England hosts genomic medicine seminar series

Over the last few months, Genomics England have been hosting a series of seminars in London, UK for the clinical and research communities involved with the 100,000 Genomes Project. Experts from around the world have been invited to explore a diverse range of topics relating to genomic medicine, and now those presentations are available online. […]