Gene Therapy (98 News)

Using CRISPR to Modify Pig Genome Shows Promise Against Deadly Disease

Jan 3, 2019 1:00 pm
402
Views
0
Comments

Chinese scientists recently reported that they have developed genetically modified pigs that are immune from the classical swine fever virus (CSFV)...

CRISPRa Fights Obesity Without Edits to Genome

Dec 29, 2018 2:00 pm
428
Views
0
Comments

A weighty new study shows that CRISPR therapies can cut fat without cutting DNA. In a paper published Dec. 13, 2018, in the journal Science, UC San...

"SLCs" A Group of Genes Could Play Critical Roles in Atherosclerosis and Inflammatory Diseases

Dec 25, 2018 1:00 pm
427
Views
0
Comments

A group of genes that has been largely ignored by scientists could play critical roles in atherosclerosis (hardening of the arteries), inflammation...

The Largest Study of Its Kind Discovers 11 New Genes Associated with Epilepsy

Dec 13, 2018 12:00 pm
556
Views
0
Comments

The largest study of its kind, led by international researchers including scientists at RCSI (Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland), has discovered...

Removing RCAN1 Gene Might Be A Novel Approach Against Obesity

Dec 6, 2018 11:00 am
609
Views
0
Comments

It sounds too good to be true, but a novel approach that might allow you to eat as much food as you want without gaining weight could be a reality ...

Microparticles Offer a Promising Treatment for Some Blood Disorders

Dec 4, 2018 11:00 am
467
Views
0
Comments

Gene therapy holds a lot of promise in medicine. If we could safely alter our own DNA, we might eliminate diseases our ancestors passed down to us....

Gene Therapy Leads to "Adaptive Rewiring" in Patients with Parkinson’s Disease

Dec 3, 2018 1:00 pm
448
Views
0
Comments

A gene therapy treatment for Parkinson’s disease appears to relieve symptoms by rewiring the brain circuits involved in movement. People...

A New Syndrome Uncovers the First Evidence Linking ODC1 Mutation and Developmental Problems in Humans

Dec 1, 2018 11:00 am
521
Views
0
Comments

A Michigan State University pediatric researcher and a Spectrum Health physician have identified a new genetic syndrome in a 3-year-old girl who, f...

New CRISPR Design Provides a Broad Platform for Fast, off-the-Shelf Genome Engineering

Oct 9, 2018 9:00 am
931
Views
0
Comments

An international team of researchers has made CRISPR technology more accessible and standardized by simplifying its complex implementation. The sim...

CRISPR Gene-Editing Technique May Help Stopping Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Progression

Sep 18, 2018 10:00 am
1517
Views
0
Comments

DALLAS – Aug. 30, 2018 – Scientists for the first time have used CRISPR gene editing to halt the progression of Duchenne muscular dystroph...

The Artificial Cellular Compartments Present a New Era for Scientific Research

Sep 4, 2018 1:00 pm
739
Views
0
Comments

How to install new capabilities in cells without interfering with their metabolic processes? A team from the Technical University of Munich (TUM) a...

A New Obstacle Facing The Use of Gene Editing in Embryos

Aug 27, 2018 12:00 pm
891
Views
0
Comments

New research led by the South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI) and the University of Adelaide has uncovered a significant hur...

Only Sequencing Fetal DNA is Enough !!

Aug 11, 2018 12:00 pm
1606
Views
0
Comments

Sequencing the fetal DNA that circulates in a pregnant woman’s blood holds promise for modern genomic medicine, according to a review article by...

Genome Editing of PCSK9 in Liver Leads to Stable Reduction in Serum Cholesterol

Jul 22, 2018 10:00 am
1762
Views
0
Comments

Genome Editing Reduces Cholesterol in Large Animal Model, Laying the Groundwork for In-Human Trials. Penn study finds genome editing in non-human p...

Groundbreaking Discovery about Metastasis Genes

Jul 15, 2018 4:00 pm
1029
Views
0
Comments

A groundbreaking discovery by University of Alberta researchers has identified previously-unknown therapeutic targets that could be key to preventing ...

Gene Therapy Finds Its Way to Cure Kidney Cells

Jul 15, 2018 9:00 am
1310
Views
0
Comments

Gene therapy has gained momentum in the past year, following the federal government’s approval of the first such treatments for inherited retina...

The Important Role of One of Tumor Suppressor Proteins in the Immune System Function

Jun 27, 2018 1:00 pm
643
Views
0
Comments

Researchers have found that a previously uncharacterized tumor-suppressor protein plays an important role in the functioning of the immune system. ...

The Role of Autism Linked Gene in The Development of Oligodendrocyte Cells and White Matter Damage

Jun 27, 2018 12:00 pm
660
Views
0
Comments

New preclinical research shows a gene already linked to a subset of people with autism spectrum disorder is critical to healthy neuronal connection...

Artificial Intelligence to Diagnose Genetic Heart Diseases

Jun 26, 2018 6:00 pm
1285
Views
0
Comments

A new study by Professors Martti Juhola and Katriina Aalto-Setälä of the University of Tampere in Finland demonstrates that with the use ...

Genetic Test to Prevent Neonatal Hearing Loss

Jun 23, 2018 9:00 am
909
Views
0
Comments

More than a million neonatal deaths worldwide each year are estimated to be due to sepsis1. In the UK there are approximately 90,000 admissions to ...


< 1 2 3 4 5