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CRISPR/Cas9 System

Huntington’s disease is a heritable genetic disorder characterized by chorea (tremors), psychiatric problems, and loss of thinking ability. CRISPR/Cas9 is a new gene editing technique that could potentially treat Huntington’s ... Read more

Gene Silencing Therapies

Gene silencing therapies work by reducing the levels of abnormal huntingtin (HTT) protein that is produced in patients with Huntington’s disease. How are proteins made in cells? All instructions ... Read more