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Potential Elephantiasis Treatment Found Through Multispecies Transcriptomics

08:00 EST 4 Dec 2019 | Genetic Engineering News

Multispecies RNA sequencing techniques have led to the identification of a promising novel treatment for lymphatic filariasis, a disabling parasitic disease that is difficult to treat. The potential new therapy is an experimental cancer drug called JQ1 and targets proteins found prominently in the worm's genome.

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