Tag: polygenic diseases

Modifying multiple genes and hoping to treat diseases with CRISPR-Cas12a

Reading Time: 4 minutes A Swiss team figured out how to modify multiple genes in one cell using the gene-editing CRISPR-system Cas12a. What do the findings mean for disease treatment strategies? In May, during our Amsterdam S.H.I.T. Show, we talked about the gene-editing CRISPR-Cas systems and how they enable you to cut DNA almost anywhere you want. The tools…

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By Santiago September 19, 2019 0