• Scientists Just Found a Novel, Cheap Way to Use CRISPR Gene Editing to Fight Cancer

    9 days ago - By Fortune

    CRISPR is by all accounts a fascinating technology. Its headline feature is that it can literally be used to slice, dice, and otherwise manipulate the body's genetic code-functions that could carry staggering implications for treating everything from inherited disorders to cancer to HIV/AIDS one day.
    Now, new research suggests that CRISPR could be used to vastly improve upon a new form of cancer-fighting methods that turn the body's own immune T cells into specially targeted killers that attack cancerous tissue .
    If this technique sounds generally familiar, it's because a pair of therapies...
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