November 21, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

CRISPR-Based editing of RNA viruses developed
“A new method of genome manipulation can rapidly engineer RNA viruses through precise cleavage and [MORE]

Bacteria as a Cancer Biosensor

October 24, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Engineered Bacteria Detect Tumor DNA
“A new kind of biosensor has been created by an international team of researchers; they made [MORE]

Adenine Base Editing for Sickle Cell Disease

September 12, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Base Editing Beats Other Genome Editing Strategies for Treating Sickle Cell Disease
“Base editing—the genome editing technique that alters base pairs [MORE]

AI Guidance for Gene Editing

September 12, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

AI and CRISPR Precisely Control Gene Expression
“Artificial intelligence (AI) can predict on- and off-target activity of CRISPR tools that target [MORE]

CRISPR Edited Organoids for Studying Fatty Liver Disease

May 30, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

NAFLD organoids offer insights and identify a potential therapeutic gene target
“Despite being an earlier disease stage, there’s relatively little focus [MORE]

A Senescent Cell Brain Tumor Vaccine

April 4, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

A vaccine could both  kill and prevent brain cancer using an unusual approach
“Researchers at Brigham and Women’s Hospital (MA, USA) [MORE]

Base-Editing Gene Therapy Cures a Child’s Incurable Leukemia

February 14, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Teenager’s “incurable” leukemia cured by new base editing gene therapy
“A teenager in the UK has become the first person to [MORE]


January 31, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

New CRISPR gene-editing system can “drag-and-drop” DNA in bulk
A new technique has been added to the CRISPR gene-editing toolbox. Known [MORE]

CRISPR in Gene Therapy; Safety Issues

January 3, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Terry Horgan was part of a trial of an experimental gene-editing therapy for muscular dystrophy
“The treatment, which was designated CRD-TMH-001, [MORE]

Some Gene Editing Targets Risk Toxicity and Instability

November 1, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Study says gene editing with CRISPR/Cas9 can lead to cell toxicity and genome instability
“Scientists at IRB Barcelona [Institute for Research [MORE]

Gene Editing to Lower Cholesterol

October 11, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Edits to a cholesterol gene could stop the biggest killer on earth
“A volunteer in New Zealand has become the first [MORE]

SHERLOCK for RNA Editing

September 27, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

CRISPR-Cas13 editing could offer new avenues for treatment
Scientists at the Broad Institute, who were involved in the technology of CRISPR [MORE]

CRISPR Skin Grafts Instead of Insulin Injections

September 13, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Engineered epidermal progenitor cells can correct diet-Induced obesity and diabetes
Researchers at the University of Chicago have used CRISPR gene editing [MORE]

Gene Editing Shows Long Term Efficacy forBeta Thalassemia and Sickle Cell Disease

August 23, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Sickle Cell Anemia
“In a late-breaking abstract presented at the European Hematology Association (EHA) Congress, a group of researchers that includes [MORE]