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GENE-EDITING OF FMR1 USING CRISPR/CAS9
Market NeedFragile X syndrome is an X-chromosome-linked disease that affects males more severely than females and is the most common cause of inherited intellectual disability, often co-occurring with Autism spectrum disorder. According to the CDC, around 1 in every 6000 males and 7000 females are born with the condition. Patients usually present with...
Published: 2/27/2018   |   Inventor(s): Beverly Davidson, Carolyn Yrigollen, Alejandro Mas Monteys
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Category(s): Therapeutic
ALLELE SPECIFIC GENOME EDITING FOR HUNTINGTON'S DISEASE THERAPY
Market NeedHuntington’s Disease (HD) is an orphan neurodegenerative disease characterized by dementia, declining cognitive function, chorea that gradually spreads to all muscles, hypokinesia, rigidity, and other symptoms of psychomotor decline. Mean onset of symptoms is 30-50 years, however there is a juvenile onset form of HD that occurs under...
Published: 2/27/2018   |   Inventor(s): Beverly Davidson, Alejandro Mas Monteys, Shauna Ebanks
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Category(s): Therapeutic