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Today’s Solutions: July 14, 2024

CRISPR technology shows promis

CRISPR technology shows promise in treating rare genetic disease

CRISPR technology has been used to successfully treat sickle cell disease, and now, the CRISPR gene-editing tool has been shown to work safely and effectively when used inside the patient’s body, or 'in vivo,' for the first time. CRISPR conducts cut-and-paste edits to the genome inside cells, Read More...

Successful Phase 1 trials show

Successful Phase 1 trials show potential for universal flu vaccine

Vaccines have been a hot topic in the news lately, but looking beyond Covid-19, innovations in vaccine science are boosting health outcomes for other diseases as well. Most recently, a phase 1 clinical trial of a universal flu vaccine has shown promising results for producing immune response for Read More...