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Report: Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) Researchers Use CRISPR To Edit Genes In Human Embryos



8/3/2017 8:54:44 AM

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Chinese researchers crossed a threshold last year when they used CRISPR-Cas9 gene-editing tools to modify human embryos, and now Oregon researchers have reportedly crossed it as well.

A report in MIT Technology Review suggests that the team at Oregon Health and Science University in Portland improved upon the results from China by modifying embryos earlier in their development.

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