03:31 , Dec 7, 2018 |  BC Innovations  |  Tools & Techniques

Germline editing gets technical

As the smoke clears from Jiankui He’s bombshell germline editing announcement, the gap between where the gene editing field is now and where it would need to be to support responsible germline editing has become...
22:01 , Sep 28, 2017 |  BC Innovations  |  Tools & Techniques

Proofreading the editors

The threat of off-target edits has spurred CRISPR companies to build in quality control systems from the earliest stages of drug development. Editas Medicine Inc. thinks its Uni-Directional Targeted Sequencing methodology, dubbed “UDiTaS,” will detect...