Scientists have eliminated HIV in mice using CRISPR

Sarah Buhr posted: "An important breakthrough has been made in the eradication of AIDs. Scientists have found they can successfully snip out the HIV virus from mouse cells using CRISPR/Cas9 technology.

Right now patients with the deadly virus must use a toxic concoction of "

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Scientists have eliminated HIV in mice using CRISPR

by Sarah Buhr

An important breakthrough has been made in the eradication of AIDs. Scientists have found they can successfully snip out the HIV virus from mouse cells using CRISPR/Cas9 technology. Right now patients with the deadly virus must use a toxic concoction of anti-retroviral medications to suppress the virus from replicating. However, CRISPR/Cas9 can be programmed to chop out any … Continue reading Scientists have eliminated HIV in mice using CRISPR

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Sarah Buhr | May 3, 2017 at 3:28 pm | Tags: biology, biotechnology, CRISPR, Emerging-Technologies, genetics, hiv, Virus | Categories: Bio, TC | URL: http://wp.me/p1FaB8-6emJ

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