• MDA announces 13 new research grants to advance treatment for neuromuscular diseases

    8 days ago - By News Medical

    The Muscular Dystrophy Association today announced 13 new research and development grants totaling $3.5 million to accelerate the development of treatments for muscular dystrophy, ALS and related life-threatening diseases.
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  • UCR researchers develop transgenic mosquitoes to help reduce spread of infectious diseases

    8 days ago - By News Medical

    Researchers at the University of California, Riverside have developed transgenic mosquitoes that stably express the Cas9 enzyme in their germline. The addition of Cas9 will enable the use of the CRISPR gene editing tool to make efficient, targeted changes to the mosquitoes' DNA.
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