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Gaetan Burgio New Data & Theory on NgAgo versus CRISPR

July 31, 2016 admin 3

By Gaetan Burgio CRISPR/Cas9 genome editing has dramatically changed our way to perform biological experiments. While highly efficient and easy to use, one limitation with CRISPR/Cas9 mediated genome editing technology is the occurrence of off-target effects and the restriction of […]

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Stem cell good news: CIRM funds new cutting edge studies

July 23, 2016 admin 4

CIRM announced recently the funding of a number of exciting new studies. ViaCyte received additional funding to support its development of its hESC-based pancreatic progenitor cell product PEC-Direct clinic trials. This work is very promising. CIRM also funded additional diabetes-related research […]