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CRISPR (short for “clustered regularly interspaced short palindromic repeats”) is a technology that research scientists use to selectively modify the DNA of living organisms.
CRISPRCRISPR (short for “clustered regularly interspaced short … use to selectively modify the DNA of living organisms. … CRISPR (short for “clustered regularly interspaced short … use to selectively modify the DNA of living organisms. CRISPR was adapted for use in the laboratory from naturally …
News Release
NHGRI hosted a CRISPR "Ask Me Anything" with Jennifer Doudna, Ph.D., reaching 10.5 million people worldwide.
… National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) hosted a CRISPR "Ask Me Anything" (AMA) with Jennifer Doudna, Ph.D., … the world and three billion monthly page views. … Using CRISPR to Treat Diseases Dr. Doudna, along with program … Genome Sciences, answered nearly a hundred questions about CRISPR, the immune system, and how CRISPR can be used to …
Talking Glossary
CRISPR (la abreviatura de “repeticiones palindrómicas cortas agrupadas y espaciadas regularmente”) es una tecnología que los científicos de investigación usan para modificar en forma selectiva el ADN de organismos vivos.
CRISPRCRISPR (la abreviatura de “repeticiones palindrómicas cortas … modificar en forma selectiva el ADN de organismos vivos. … CRISPR (short for “clustered regularly interspaced short … use to selectively modify the DNA of living organisms. CRISPR was adapted for use in the laboratory from naturally …
Media Advisory
NHGRI hosts a Reddit AMA with Jennifer Doudna, Ph.D., and her research group.
… Sheena Faherty, Ph.D. … Media Advisory CRISPR-Cas9 is a customizable tool that lets scientists cut … center will focus on refining technologies, such as the CRISPR-Cas9 gene-editing system, that alter, detect, and … realized and advance the promise of genomic medicine. CRISPR-Cas9 is a customizable tool that lets scientists cut …
Policy Issues
Scientists have edited genomes for many years, but CRISPR technology has improved the speed, cost, accuracy, and efficiency of genome editing ​
… of Health (NIH) are adopting newer techniques, such as CRISPR, to conduct their investigations. A robust … knowledge and ability to edit genomes for many years, but CRISPR technology has brought major improvements to the … Clustered regularly interspaced short palindromic repeats (CRISPR) Though ZFN and TALEN technology increase the …
News Release
Scientists are using an exciting gene editing tool called CRISPR/Cas9 to protect plants from harmful DNA viruses, strengthening the plant's protections.
… Scientists are using an exciting gene editing tool called CRISPR/Cas9 to protect plants from harmful DNA viruses. The CRISPR/Cas9 system has previously been adapted for use in … have long used to protect themselves from viruses - CRISPR/Cas9 - can also be used to protect plants. CRISPR/Cas9 …
News Release
Researchers explored patients', parents' and physicians' perspectives on the use of CRISPR-Cas9 gene-editing to reverse sickle cell disease.
… parents' and physicians' perspectives on the use of CRISPR-Cas9 gene-editing to reverse sickle cell disease (SCD).  … A First-of-its-Kind Study CRISPR-Cas9 is a gene editing technology that researchers … counsel from when deciding whether to participate in a CRISPR-based clinical trial. "Researchers should forge …
Policy Issues
Scientific institutions are developing recommendations to support the responsible use of human gene-editing research.
… editing, the scientific background of gene editing and CRISPR in particular, the clinical applications of gene … Among the protocols was one that proposed the use of CRISPR to edit the T cells (a type of immune cell) of … It would be one of the first studies in the US to use CRISPR in humans.  1 , 2 Because CRISPR is an important tool …
Policy Issues
Genome editing is currently being applied to research on cancer, mental health, rare diseases, and many other disease areas.
… gene therapy has grown tremendously since the discovery of CRISPR, the vast majority of work undertaken by scientists … effects are still unknown, even for a technology like CRISPR that is many times more precise than previous … Editing, Gene Therapy, Treating Disease With Gene Editing, CRISPR-Cas9, CRISPR … Genome editing is currently being …
Policy Issues
Genome editing is a method that lets scientists change the DNA of many organisms, including plants, bacteria, and animals.
… 1900s. More recently, a new genome editing tool called CRISPR, invented in 2009, has made it easier than ever to edit DNA. CRISPR is simpler, faster, cheaper, and more accurate than … Many scientists who perform genome editing now use CRISPR. … One way that scientists use genome editing is to …