CRISPR Medicine News, 9 December 2020 | Milestone Clinical Trial Data for Inherited Blood Disorders - CRISPR Medicine

CRISPR Therapy Turns a Corner With First Cures In Sight

Just 8 years after the development of CRISPR-Cas technology, Vertex Pharmaceuticals and CRISPR Therapeutics share positive clinical data for their ex vivo CRISPR-based therapy CTX001 that points to a potential cure for two inherited blood diseases; sickle cell disease and beta-thalassemia. Read our summary of the news here.

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