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14 May 2018

Genome Surgery Is Coming, Says Scientist

Researchers have developed a new technique for the powerful gene editing tool CRISPR to restore retinal function in mice afflicted by a degenerative retinal disease. This is the first time researchers have successfully applied CRISPR technology to a type of inherited disease known as a dominant disorder.

14 May 2018

Big Data Tool Predicts Lung Cancer Treatment

Researchers have developed a personalised risk assessment tool that can potentially predict the survival rate and treatment outcomes of early-stage lung cancer patients.

14 May 2018

Gentler Gene-Editing With MAGESTIC

Researchers have developed a new platform that makes CRISPR less like a cutting tool and more like a word processor with a search-and-replace function.