Through an IV, a man in the US received billions of copies of a corrective gene and a genetic tool to cut his DNA in a precise spot.
16 Nov 2017 2:40 PM
Researchers also discover they live healthier.
16 Nov 2017 12:08 PM
The boy, was admitted to hospital in June 2015 with the devastating effects of a genetic disease called Junctional epidermolysis bullosa.
09 Nov 2017 8:33 AM
Researchers are using CRISPR to develop malaria-resistant mosquitoes and to develop treatments that one day may help genetic diseases.
27 Oct 2017 8:52 AM
Technologies expand reach of gene-editing, and open path to fixing mutations that cause genetic diseases.
26 Oct 2017 8:39 AM
Scientists wanted to have a better understanding of glaucoma so that it can be more effectively treated.
03 Oct 2017 3:17 PM
Researchers examine how changes in RPGR can damage eye cells to cause X-linked retinitis pigmentosa that leads to degeneration of retina.
07 Sep 2017 7:46 AM
Research shows that most of the sites on genome known to be associated with higher diabetes risk are also associated with higher CHD risk.
06 Sep 2017 11:48 AM
Researchers discover that fifteen genes play role in the development of intellectual disabilities.
04 Sep 2017 12:45 PM
According to researchers this is the first evidence that a biological clock in the muscle can communicate with the brain.
12 Aug 2017 10:23 AM
Drug, called HXR9, prevents cancer cells from sidestepping apoptosis - the process that causes unhealthy and damaged cells to die.
10 Aug 2017 9:14 AM
Previous research has suggested that near the end of their existence some 40,000 years ago.
08 Aug 2017 8:24 AM
According to researchers, new therapy could be used to deliver therapeutic proteinsfor people with a genetic defect.
05 Aug 2017 11:23 AM
According to researchers, method can potentially be used to prevent transmission of genetic disease to future generations.
03 Aug 2017 8:34 AM