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New CRISPR method efficiently corrects Duchenne muscular dystrophy defect in heart tissue

Scientists have developed a CRISPR gene-editing technique that can potentially correct a majority of the 3,000 mutations that cause Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) by making a single cut at strategic points along the patient's DNA, according to a new study.

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/02/180206121017.htm

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Very interesting, thank you Jason for sharing.

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