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Rejuvenate Bio’s gene therapy shows promise at reversing aging—in mice

Fierce Biotech | 
Harvard synthetic biology pioneer George Church generated some buzz last year when he co-founded Rejuvenate Bio with the goal of ...
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Obesity and diabetes cure? CRISPR might be used to ‘silence’ key gene found in unhealthy fat

Fierce Biotech | 
The gene FABP4 is highly active in adipose tissue and known to be a major contributor to obesity and related ...
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New version of CRISPR touted as ‘word processor’ with search and replace function

Fierce Biotech | 
For all the excitement the gene-editing tool CRISPR-Cas9 has kicked up, there has been just as much concern about unwanted ...
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Exorbitant costs of gene therapy raise payment concerns for patients and government

Forbes | 
[Editor's note: Executives from several companies developing gene therapies gathered for a panel discussion at the recent Forbes Healthcare Summit, ...

Craig Venter’s goal is to sequence 100 million genomes

MIT Technology Review | 
[Craig] Venter’s goal is to sequence at least one million genomes, something that seems likely to take the better part of ...
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