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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – ERS Genomics has licensed its CRISPR-Cas9 genome editing technology to Danish non-profit research services firm Bioneer, the organizations said today.

Dublin-based ERS Genomics was founded to provide access to CRISPR-Cas9 intellectual property held by Emmanuelle Charpentier for applications other than human disease treatment. This CRISPR IP is shared between her, Jennifer Doudna and the University of California, and the University of Vienna, and is separate from genome editing patents held by the Broad Institute.

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