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'Chemical Surgery' Can Correct Genetic Mutations Behind Many Diseases -- Study


Health & Wellness  (tags: Genetics, Biology, Medical research )

Judy
- 356 days ago - theguardian.com
Fresh DNA base editing breakthrough brings hope of potential treatment for huge number of diseases that arise as a result of a single genetic 'misspelling'



   

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Tania N (883)
Thursday October 26, 2017, 4:24 am
Thanks for sharing
 

Jonathan Harper (0)
Thursday October 26, 2017, 4:34 am
Noted!!!
 

Trish K (29)
Thursday October 26, 2017, 5:09 am
They are just in the testing faze now and may someday find cures for strange mutations that cause diseases.
There are no "local trials" for editing in my neighborhood.
 

Animae C (507)
Thursday October 26, 2017, 6:11 am
There will be standing room only on planet earth soon!
 

JL A (281)
Thursday October 26, 2017, 2:11 pm
Wow! That is indeed promising news! Thanks for posting Judy
 

Freya H (358)
Thursday October 26, 2017, 6:12 pm
Definitely hopeful - if our civilization lasts long enough to develop and implement this.
 

Danuta W (1251)
Friday October 27, 2017, 2:18 am
noted
 

ANA MARIJA R (200)
Friday October 27, 2017, 6:02 am
A new fairy tale for masses...
Thank you for posting Judy
 

Ed Site Issues V (198)
Friday October 27, 2017, 7:30 am
Noted, Thanks
 

Peggy B (43)
Friday October 27, 2017, 7:37 am
TYFS
 

Ian Crory (31)
Friday October 27, 2017, 2:15 pm
:p
 

Barb SiteIssues V (202)
Friday October 27, 2017, 3:52 pm
Noted, Thank you
 

Janet B (0)
Saturday October 28, 2017, 6:24 pm
Thanks
 
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