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

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

A blockbuster gene editing tool could cause more damage than experts thought

Bobby Yip/Reuters A new study has concluded that genetic editing tool, CRISPR-Cas9, can cause significantly greater havoc than exp.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 16th, 2018

CRISPR Therapeutics Stock History: The Rise of the World"s Biggest Gene-Editing Biotech

This biotech has risen to the top of the CRISPR-Cas9 gene editing world. Here's how CRISPR Therapeutics did it......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 16th, 2018

A Deep Dive Into The Latest CRISPR Controversy: Here’s What You Should Know

While new observations could severely limit the medical applications of gene-editing technologies, investors and companies will ultimately need more data......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 4th, 2018

Poliovirus Could Help Fight the Most Common Form of Brain Cancer

Researchers found that a genetically engineered poliovirus could treat the most common form of brain cancer......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 29th, 2018

Gene-Editing Selloff Is Overdone

The science-journal studies that ignited a rout in Crispr Therapeutics, Editas Medicine, and other gene-therapy shares look to have been misunderstood......»»

Category: topSource: barronsJun 16th, 2018

Is CRISPR in Touble After New STAT Report?

Shares of CRISPR Therapeutics tumbled after a report was released that gene-edited cells might cause cancer. The implications of this study could be catastrophic for the company seeing as CRISPR is........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJun 11th, 2018

CRISPR, Vertex say FDA puts brakes on upcoming gene editing trial

Cambridge startup CRISPR Therapeutics and Boston-based Vertex Pharmaceuticals said on Wednesday that the FDA has put on hold a highly anticipated upcoming trial of their experimental gene editing drug for sickle cell disease. CRISPR (Nasdaq: CRIS.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 30th, 2018

Breakthrough CRISPR Gene Editing Trial Set to Begin This Year

Researchers think this trial could be "the real beginning of gene therapy.".....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 16th, 2018

Goldman Sachs: China Is Beating the U.S. in the Gene Editing Arms Race

On hot technologies like CRISPR and CAR-T, China has a leg up, Goldman says......»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 13th, 2018

Can the Gene-Editing Technology CRISPR Cure This Debilitating Brain Disease?

Is CRISPR the miracle we've been hoping for to treat genetic brain diseases?.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 10th, 2018

Scientists Just Found a 99-Million-Year-Old Baby Snake

The fossil was found in Myanmar preserved in amber. Scientists have discovered what they believe to be a 99-million-year-old baby snake. The snake.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortune5 hr. 34 min. ago

Experimental treatment uses modified stem cells to fight cancer

Daniel Apodaca is a 25-year-old film student at UCLA. He's also the first patient in a clinical trial that's testing a treatment using genetically modified bone marrow stem cells to fight cancer......»»

Category: videoSource: cnn7 hr. 34 min. ago

Gene Editing Is Coming: Get In Front Of Sangamo Therapeutics"s "Irrational Extrapolation Event"

Gene Editing Is Coming: Get In Front Of Sangamo Therapeutics"s "Irrational Extrapolation Event".....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJul 19th, 2018

Scientists are testing a stone that could help solve one of America"s biggest mysteries — the lost Roanoke colony

In 1587, the soon-to-be-lost colony of Roanoke was established. But three years later, the settlement was found abandon.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 19th, 2018