CRISPR-Cas9 Used to Eliminate HIV in Living Mice

CRISPR-Cas9 Used to Eliminate HIV in Living Mice

In a first, researchers working alongside the University of Nebraska Medical Centre have completely eradicated any sign of the AIDS-causing HIV virus in live mice. Using the controversial gene-editing tool CRISPR-Cas9 in combination with antiretroviral pharmaceuticals, the researchers seem to have successfully cured 6 of 13 transgenic mice of all signs of HIV and AIDS.

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