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New Gene Editing Technology May Offer Future Hope for Blood Disorders Like Beta Thalassemia and Sickle Cell

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(Carnegie Mellon University / EurekAlert) According to a recent press release, a new gene-editing system developed by Carnegie Mellon University and Yale University research scientists has cured a genetic blood disorder in living mice using a simple IV treatment. Unlike the popular CRISPR gene-editing technique, the new technology can be administered to living animals and […]