NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Horizon Discovery today announced it has amended its license with ERS Genomics for CRISPR/Cas9-edited cell lines, gaining full commercial rights to use CRISPR-edited cell lines in manufacturing therapeutics.

ERS Genomics is a company set up to commercialize the CRISPR/Cas9 intellectual property rights assigned to Emmanuelle Charpentier, of the Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology in Berlin.

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