Health care costs and budgets are ballooning all around the world as we see global populations moving into higher and higher age brackets. With so much health care research going on, doctors are challenged to keep up with new drugs and their side effects, as well as new procedures and tools that deliver more accurate and timely diagnoses and remedies. Once in a while a new technology will emerge that has the potential to dramatically alter the status quo. CRISPR has that potential, as it may be a way to end all disease – wow – a very BOLD statement indeed, but could it be true ?
CRISPR (pronounced crisper) is a simple and powerful tool for editing genomes, allowing researchers to alter DNA sequences and modify gene function. There have been DNA editing…Click here for full article.