New Gene Therapy Could Eradicate Harmful Mutations Being Passed From Mother to Child

This could prevent neurological disorders, such as Leigh Syndrome.

November 30, 2016

CRISPR Gene Editing Has Repaired a Blood-Borne Disease

Editing genes is still risky business.

November 11, 2016

Researchers May Have Found a Way to Eliminate the Side Effects of Gene Therapy

This new way of delivering repaired genes could prevent cancer.

November 10, 2016

By 2017, Gene Therapy Could Allow Us to Reverse Blindness

The first FDA-approved gene therapy could cure inherited retinal defects.

October 20, 2016

Gene Therapy for Fatal Childhood Illness Approved in Europe, And It Has A 100% Survival Rate

The first gene therapy for children is coming to Europe.

June 28, 2016

European Committee Approves World’s First Gene Therapy For Children

A new breakthrough gene therapy could be made available to children suffering from a rare genetic disorder.

April 12, 2016

BioViva CEO On Becoming the First Gene Therapy Test Subject

“If you could do one action that might save a thousand, a million or a billion people—but you might die from doing it? Why would you take the risk?”

January 24, 2016

Gene Editing Saves the Life of a Cancer-Stricken Child

Gene edited immune cells from a healthy donor saves the life of one-year-old child dying of leukemia.

November 6, 2015

Editas CEO Says First CRISPR Human Trial Will Happen in 2017

Biotech startup Editas Medicine intends to begin using CRISPR in human trials to treat a rare form of blindness by 2017.

November 6, 2015
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