: ' CRISPR'

New Genome Editing Technique Better than CRISPR/Cas9

A new method of genome editing may be superior to the CRISPR/Cas9 technique. Researchers at Stanford University School of Medicine were able to cure mice with hemophilia by inserting a missing gene that expresses for a [...]

CRISPR-Cas9, Simplified.

              In this short video, Mike Gibbs explains the CRISPR-Cas9 gene editing method, including a brief description of the different types of Cas enzymes. CRISPR-Cas9 promises to be the most [...]

Dr. Rachel Haurwitz: Caribou Biosciences

Lately, CRISPR- mediated genome engineering has been making headlines in newspapers around the world, claiming that this is a revolutionary development that allows scientists to engineer any part of the human genome with extremely accurate precision. [...]

Swap Pills for new DNA

With CRISPR leading the way once again, we see a huge explosion in the commercial marketplace to support the ideas behind this technology.   Editas Medicine recently announced an initial $43 million venture capital investment  to develop [...]