Gene Silencing/Gene Editing

News on CRISPR, gene editing, RNAi in genetics, genomics, and molecular diagnostics.

The agricultural company said it will use the licensed technology to develop improved and sustainable crops.

The researchers observed that eliminating these microsatellite repeat expansion RNAs in patient cells reversed some hallmark features of the diseases.

The National Cancer Institute-led team used a CRISPR-based approach to identify genes like APLNR that, when mutated, make cancers resistant to immunotherapy.

The statement recommends that germline genome editing in humans not culminate in pregnancy, but supports in vitro research into potential clinical applications.

Researchers have used the gene-editing tool CRISPR/Cas9 to correct a mutation linked to hypertrophic cardiomyopathy in embryos.

Researchers find that a personalized medicine approach could help people who experience pain while taking statins, New Scientist reports.

US National Science Foundation is continuing its responsible research conduct training policy despite its flaws, ScienceInsider reports.

A CRISPR-themed meeting explored how the tool could and should be used, Wired reports.

In Science this week: database of proteins' effects on cancer, targeted error correction sequencing, and more.

Sep
12
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This webinar will cover recent advances in the use of CRISPR for generating animal models and cell lines.