CRISPR

When will CRISPR be Available to the Public?

The field of medicine is advancing and evolving at the speed of light. Genetic engineering is a field that has seen the daylight of progress and research in the past couple of years. Scientists of today are in a continuous struggle to decode the role of genes played in the occurrence of prevalent diseases. The multifactorial struggle is based on diagnosing the disease and treating it using gene…
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CRISPR Brings Hope for Treatment of Rare Blood Diseases

Why Do We Love CRISPR-CAS9?

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CRISPR Brings Hope for Treatment of Rare Blood Diseases

“Transformational.” “Life Changing potential.” A landmark CRISPR trial is using the power of the CRISPR cas-9 gene editing tool to tackle diseases that were deemed “incurable”. After three years of research and development has produced some exciting results, giving hope to patients suffering from two red blood diseases – beta-thalassemia and sickle cell disease (Hardy…
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When will CRISPR be Available to the Public?

Why Do We Love CRISPR-CAS9?

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Which Vaccines Use CRISPR Technology?

Gene editing has always been under the limelight of medical research. From creating effective vaccines to finding cures for the previously incurable, genetic engineering has always lent a hand to the boggled scientists. Source: Pexels.com – Photo by Gustavo Fring This haven which we call heaven is full of monsters ready to pounce on us. There are numerous invisible attackers that can…
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Who gets the Credit for Creating CRISPR-Cas9?

Practical Uses of CRISPR - CAS9

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Who gets the Credit for Creating CRISPR-Cas9?

Source: Pexel.com With its unlimited potential to forever alter the genes that make up our world, CRISPR-Cas9 could well prove to be humanity’s greatest piece of technology. But who was the genius that came up with it? Who should get the credit? Although the hype around CRISPR-Cas9 is relatively new, the initial discovery was made way back in 1987. But back…
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Which Vaccines Use CRISPR Technology?

Practical Uses of CRISPR - CAS9

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Why Do We Love CRISPR-CAS9?

Gene editing has always been under the limelight of medical research. From creating effective vaccines to finding cures for the previously incurable, genetic engineering has always lent a hand to the boggled scientists. What Is A CRISPR System? CRISPR also known as Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeats is the name given to a specific set of DNA sequences present in the…
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When will CRISPR be Available to the Public?

CRISPR Brings Hope for Treatment of Rare Blood Diseases

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Practical Uses of CRISPR - CAS9

Ever since the amazing technology, famous as the ‘CRISPR’, has been introduced to the world, it has been revolutionizing the world of gene technology through its uses and applications. CRISPR is also known as ‘Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeats’. It is a technology that allows the DNA of any genome to get easily read and then edited by a scientist who is…
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Which Vaccines Use CRISPR Technology?

Who gets the Credit for Creating CRISPR-Cas9?

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Does Gene Editing Work?

We are currently living in a world that seems to be advancing by the second. Every other day, we come to hear about a marvelous invention, an impossible task turn possible again, and if nothing, then just the fact that things are not as complicated as they used to be in the past is sufficient enough to make us aware of how far we have come, thanks to research and technology combined. In…
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How Can Gene Editing Solve Food Allergies

Why Gene Editing Is The Next Food Revolution

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CRISPR/CAS-9 And Its Role In Curing Depression

Depression is one of the most common mood-related disorders that is prevalent in every other person living in this world today. In simple words, depression is defined as a mood disorder that causes a person to experience a constant feeling of gloominess or sadness that is accompanied by a lack of interest in any kind of activity that the person previously enjoyed doing a lot. Depression…
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Which Vaccines Use CRISPR Technology?

Who gets the Credit for Creating CRISPR-Cas9?

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Could CRISPR One Day Cure Bipolar Disorder?

A healthy mind is an ultimate ingredient for a happy life. Many people across the globe prefer mental peace over physical tranquility, thereby, indicating the importance of a good mood. The greatest obstacles to mental health are anxiety and depression. Getting anxious about daily errands is completely normal and necessary (especially for procrastinators like us!) to get things done…
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When will CRISPR be Available to the Public?

CRISPR Brings Hope for Treatment of Rare Blood Diseases

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Can CRISPR/CAS-9 Technique Be Used On Fully-Grown Adults

Ever since the CRISPR/CAS-9 technique was discovered and later on, when its miraculous uses were brought to light, it has kept on surprising the scientists due to its potential. This wonderful technique is indeed going to help solve several mysteries related to life and would unravel the causes behind several impossible diseases and problems that are prevalent in the world today. The…
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Which Vaccines Use CRISPR Technology?

Who gets the Credit for Creating CRISPR-Cas9?