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Breakthrough gene repair technology has the potential to correct disease-causing mutations

Breakthrough Gene Repair Technology May Correct Cause-Causing Mutations-CBS News

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For the first time, US scientists have succeeded in repairing defective genes in human embryos. Researchers have used a powerful technique known as CRISPR to correct DNA mutations that cause hereditary heart disease. 72% of the resulting embryos were disease-free. Dr. David Agas will attend “CBS This Morning” to discuss its potential and ethical concerns.

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Breakthrough gene repair technology has the potential to correct disease-causing mutations

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