In-body gene edits unveiled

Early success limited, but it’s seen as key step in doctoring DNA to treat genetic diseases

MARILYNN MARCHIONE
The Associated Press
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Scientists think they have achieved the first gene editing inside the body, altering DNA in adults to try to treat a disease, although it’s too soon to know if this will help. Preliminary results suggest that two men with a rare disorder now have a...

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