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CRISPR-carrying nanoparticles edit the genome

07:37 EST 13 Nov 2017 | Science Daily

Nanoparticles that allow for CRISPR genome-editing in adult animals have now been developed by researchers. Using a new nanoparticle-based, nonviral delivery technique, the researchers were able to cut out a disease-causing gene in about 80 percent of liver cells, and permanently lower cholesterol in mice.

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