Chinese scientists will be the first to use CRISPR gene editing in human patients

August 16, 2016   |   by Chris Kalaboukis
A lung cancer diagnosis is serious business. But in China, scientists are using a revolutionary technique to treat lung cancer: Chinese scientists are preparing to set a world’s first by treating lung cancer patients with immune cells modified using the CRISPR–Cas9 gene editing technique. The team of clinical researchers hopes the modified immune cells will […]