The FDA has warned that it will be coming down hard on anyone carrying out do-it-yourself gene therapy, in a recent statement.
Altering the genome, typically to better understand gene and protein function. This also paves the way for gene therapy.
Josiah Zayner, the scientist who left NASA to bring genetic engineering to consumers has modified his own genome with CRISPR (true DIY style).
Researchers have used CRISPR to genetically engineer a transgenic mosquitoe species, which could lead to the eventual eradication of a species.
George Church has published an opinion article today which argues that gene editing within the human germline should not be rejected out of hand
Keith Speights takes a look at four biotech companies that he believes are currently in the process of disrupting healthcare.
Scientists have managed to genetically modify a common beetle to develop a third functional eye, right in the middle of its forehead.
Novartis has revealed plans to collaborate with start-up, Homology Medicines to expand its programs in gene therapy and gene editing.
New delivery mechanism that includes nanoparticles completely turned off a gene responsible for high cholesterol in mice.
The revolutionary gene-editing tool, CRISPR, will grow into a $10 billion market by 20215, according to Citi GPS’ new report.
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