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Minigenes produced by CRISPR combat liver disease in mice

15:32 EST 12 Feb 2020 | News-Medical.net

A new gene-editing technique based on CRISPR was used to successfully avoid the development of a liver disease that can be caused by hundreds of mutations, as well as to ease the symptoms in mice. This proof-of-concept study was published online in the journal Science Advances in February 2020.

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