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Patient gets gene-editing treatment to permanently lower cholesterol
Verve Therapeutics is trialing a gene-editing treatment with CRISPR to change the DNA in liver cells to lower LDL cholesterol.
CRISPR gene-editing treatment almost 100% effective after three years
The first human trial of CRISPR gene-editing technology in the United States has all but cured 31 patients of SCD and 44 of TDT.
Scientists use gene editing tool to create violent mutant hamsters
A team of researchers have used the CRISPR gene editing tool to accidentally create two mutant hamsters that are violent.
Gene editing tools can now alter social behavior, including aggression
Researchers have used CRISPR-Cas9 to knockout Avpr1a receptors in hamsters, eliminating vasopressin's social behavior regulation.
New biosensors allow CRISPR gene edits to be seen with the naked eye
As gene editing technologies improve, a new biosensor has been produced to show the activity of the most prolific one yet, CRISPR.
More CRISPR-like gene editing tools discovered
CRISPR shook up the world with its gene-editing potential in the last few years; now the possibilities are even more numerous.