Scientists Just Found a Novel, Cheap Way to Use CRISPR Gene Editing to Fight Cancer

The CRISPR research was backed by Sean Parker's cancer immunotherap.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 12th, 2018

Oil without trans fat? Wheat with less gluten? Scientists have found a fast, cheap way to edit your food’s DNA.

Gene-editing technology can transform the food we eat. But consumer and environmental groups want regulators to add further safety reviews. Will consumers be on board?.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 12th, 2018

The future of food: Scientists have found a fast and cheap way to edit your edibles’ DNA

Gene-editing technology can make crops grow with less water, hold more nutrients and withstand pests. But will consumers be on board for customizable food?.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 11th, 2018

A blockbuster gene-editing tool has been linked to cancer — here"s how worried you should be

American Cancer Society/Getty Images Bold headlines linking blockbuster gene-editing tool CRISPR to cancer sent stocks in companies trying to bring the technology to medicine tumbling. But scientists who study the technique sa.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 13th, 2018

CRISPR Crashes After Study Highlights Potential Cancer Risk From Gene-Editing

Don't mess with mother nature.. or crowded longs! Crispr Therapeutics led gene-editing stocks lower after new studies published by Nature Medicine found that cells whose genomes are edited with the CRISPR-Cas9 technology have the po.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 11th, 2018

Scientists Successfully Reduce Autism Symptoms in Mice Through Gene Editing

Using CRISPR, scientists were able to reduce obsessive repetitive behaviors in mice. Scientists have successfully used CRISPR-Cas9 gene editing to lessen so.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 27th, 2018

CRISPR-related stocks sink after report that gene-editing technology might cause cancer

Shares of gene-therapy companies sank in active trade Monday, after a STAT report that editing a cell’s genome with CRISPR/Cas9 technology might cause cancer......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 11th, 2018

Scientists can use CRISPR to edit genes. Should they?

Bill Whitaker reports on the gene-editing tool this week on 60 Minutes. The debate over how to use it is playing out in labs around the world.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 30th, 2018

A Third Of The Great Barrier Reef Is Gone—Can Gene Editing Help Preserve The Rest?

By using a tool known as CRISPR-Cas9, scientists may be able to identify corals that are genetically predisposed to survive as the climate changes around them......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 23rd, 2018

Here"s Why Crispr Therapeutics Rose 17% in November

The gene-editing pioneer reported third-quarter 2018 earnings and solid progress in the clinic......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 10th, 2018

Scientists may have found a way to treat cancer without chemotherapy by replicating our body"s own self-destruct system

jovan vitanovski/Shutterstock Every day, millions of our cells "kill themselves" and are quickly removed from our system, which helps protect us from potentially harmful cells. Cancer cells, on the other hand, can protect themselves from self-destruct.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 23rd, 2018

Scientists Breed A Mouse Using Same-Sex Parents

Scientists in China used new gene editing technology which allowed them to breed a mouse from same-sex parents. This method, although slightly bizarre, will help scientists better understand how mammalian reproduction .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkOct 12th, 2018

Gene editing could bring the groundcherry to your supermarket

The groundcherry could wind up in U.S. stores after scientists spliced its D.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayOct 4th, 2018

Brainstorm Health: Telehealth’s Road Blocks, CRISPR ViaCyte Diabetes Partnership, Low-Dose Aspirin Study

Brainstorm Health Daily: September 17, 2018 Happy Monday, readers--I hope you had a wonderful weekend. This is Sy. Some news from the land of CRISPR gene-editing to st.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 17th, 2018

These Companies Want to Combine Stem Cells and CRISPR Gene Editing to Treat Diabetes

CRISPR Therapeutics is teaming up with ViaCyte in a futuristic diabetes deal. Some news from the land of CRISPR gene-ed.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 17th, 2018

Here"s Why CRISPR Stocks Rose as Much as 18.7% in August

The three leading CRISPR gene-editing companies announced first-half 2018 earnings last month, and received a boost on the final day of August......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 4th, 2018

In his last book, McCain revealed how he found out he had brain cancer

REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein In his new memoir, Arizona senator and former Republican presidential nominee John McCain revealed the heartbreaking details of how he found out he had brain cancer. His fight with bra.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 26th, 2018

Elephants Are Remarkably Resistant to Cancer. Scientists May Have Found the Reason—A ‘Zombie Gene’

Elephants have a way of being averse to human biological breakdowns. An elephant never forgets, the saying goes. Or, at least, as my colleague.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 15th, 2018

Scientists have found a way to calculate your risk for deadly conditions like diabetes, breast cancer and heart disease

Flickr/Micah Baldwin A new genetic test which can test how likely a person is to contract serious conditions like heart disease and diabetes has been developed, according to a st.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 14th, 2018

Gene-editing startups ignite the next "Frankenfood" fight

In a suburban Minneapolis laboratory, a tiny company that has never turned a profit is poised to beat the world's biggest agriculture firms to market with the next potential breakthrough in genetic engineering - a crop with "edited" DNA......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 10th, 2018

Intellia Therapeutics, Inc. Stock History: The Story of a CRISPR Gene Editing Pioneer

How Intellia Therapeutics quickly became one of the top gene-editing biotech stocks on the market......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 28th, 2018