Doctors altered a person's genes with CRISPR for the first time in the U.S. Here's what could be next.
A woman with sickle cell anemia had her genes edited to make normal functioning red blood cells. Last week, for the first time, doctors in the United States used the gene editing tool CRISPR to attempt
CRISPR Gene Editing Is Being Tested in Human Patients, and the Results Could Revolutionize Health Care
It’s only been seven years since scientists first learned how to precisely and reliably splice the human genome using a tool called CRISPR, making it possible to think about snipping out disease-causing