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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 …
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 …
Dr. Meru Sadhu is the head of the Systems Biology and Genome Engineering Section at the National Human Genome Research Institute. ​
… in parallel. these strategies leverage the strengths of crispr technologies, large-scale oligonucleotide synthesis, … l. highly parallel genome variant engineering with crispr-cas9 . nat genet . 50(4):510-514. 2018. forsberg sk, … 2017. sadhu mj, bloom js, day l, kruglyak l. crispr-directed mitotic recombination enables genetic mapping …
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 …
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 …
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
News Releases
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
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 …
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
Patients with genetic disorders and members of the public have diverse about germline genome editing.
… "compelling medical applications justifying the use of crispr /cas9 in embryos." 3 in july 2017, using non-federal … huang and sun yat-sen of university in guangzhou used crispr on nonviable embryos from local fertility clinics in … editing, gene therapy, genetic disorder, genetic disease, crispr -cas9, crispr … patients with genetic disorders and …