First U.S. Cancer Patients Treated with CRISPR Gene-Editing Therapy

Patients have been treated in the U.S. using CRISPR gene-editing for the first time, with a University of Pennsylvania study utilizing the technique in treating cancer. Scientists have been hopeful that CRISPR could be used to treat many diseases, and these Penn researchers are optimistic about the trial. Two patients were treated with the powerful … Continue reading First U.S. Cancer Patients Treated with CRISPR Gene-Editing Therapy