HIV Excision Next Step in Gene Editing Revolution

A new study has successfully eliminated human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in mice, using a technique called CRISPR/Cas 9. The paper is the first to show complete shutdown of the virus, notorious for its continuous persistence in cells. This is the newest achievement for a technology first developed only four years ago. The tool has been gaining increased… Continue reading HIV Excision Next Step in Gene Editing Revolution