First U.S. Patients Treated With CRISPR As Human Gene-Editing Trials Get Underway

NPR has learned that a U.S. CRISPR study that had been approved for cancer at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia has finally started. A university spokesman on Monday confirmed for the first time that two patients had been treated using CRISPR.
One patient had multiple myeloma, and one had sarcoma. Both had relapsed after undergoing standard treatment.

https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2019/04/16/712402435/first-u-s-patients-treated-with-crispr-as-gene-editing-human-trials-get-underway

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