Caribou Bioscience’s Rachel Haurwitz will chat with us about clipping out cancer at Disrupt NY

 CRISPR Cas9 — the framework to program and edit our genetic code — has been hailed as the technological discovery of the century. The Cas9 enzyme acts as a type of genetic scissors, allowing scientists to snip out, edit and replace DNA at certain intervals along the genome and it holds great promise for improving our food supply and wiping out cancer and other diseases in our… Read More

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