• Safety fears over revolutionary gene-editing tool Crispr/Cas9

    1 month ago - By Daily Mail

    Wellcome Sanger Institute scientists tested the effects of Crispr on both mouse and human cells in the laboratory. The findings were published in the journal Nature Biotechnology.
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  • CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing can cause greater genetic damage than previously thought

    CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing can cause greater genetic damage than previously thought

    1 month ago - By News Medical

    Scientists at the Wellcome Sanger Institute have discovered that CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing can cause greater genetic damage in cells than was previously thought. These results create safety implications for gene therapies using CRISPR/Cas9 in the future as the unexpected damage could lead to dangerous changes in some cells.
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