A Boston family are in a race against time to raise money for research to help save their son’s life, after he was diagnosed with an extremely rare genetic disease at just six months old.
Scientists have taken an important step toward safer gene-editing cures for life-threatening disorders, by developing a technique that can spot editing mistakes made by CRISPR to an individual’s genome.
Nearly 70% of organisations with plans to conduct precision medicine intend to do so within the next 12 to 24 months
Findings from a phase III clinical trial of about 300 women may introduce PARP inhibitors as a new type of treatment for breast cancer
Abnormal proteins found in Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, and Huntington’s disease all share a similar ability to cause damage when they invade brain cells
Genetic testing has exploded, but there’s a shortage of genetic counsellors to interpret the results, this is what Genome Medical wants to fix
A novel strategy for using the CRISPR system to better understand regulatory elements of the genome has been demonstrated by researchers