Jennifer Doudna, inventor of gene editing technology CRISPR Cas9, is coming to Disrupt

 Berkeley professor of chemistry and molecular and cell biology and the inventor of the revolutionary CRISPR Cas9 gene editing technology Jennifer Doudna is going to join us for the first … Continue Reading →


A federal safety board just OK’d the first CRISPR trial to genetically alter humans

 In the spring of 2015, a group of Chinese scientists modified the DNA of 54 embryos using CRISPR/Cas 9 technology. Twenty-eight of those embryos were successful, but 26 – nearly … Continue Reading →