CRISPR gene editing can cause hundreds of unintended mutations – Phys.Org


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CRISPR gene editing can cause hundreds of unintended mutations
Phys.Org
"These predictive algorithms seem to do a good job when CRISPR is performed in cells or tissues in a dish, but whole genome sequencing has not been employed to look for all off-target effects in living animals," says co-author Alexander Bassuk, MD, PhD
Gene-editing technique scientists hope will cure cancer and all inherited disease found to have dangerous flawThe Independent

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Source: Genome Sequencing