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Crispr Cas- What It Means For the Future For Patients

What is CRISPR-CAS 9?

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The CRISPR-CAS 9 system is a unique tool that allows scientists to make precise, targeted changes to the genome by deleting, replacing or inserting parts to specific locations in the DNA sequence.

CRISPR-CAS 9 cuts time in half for genome sequencing and is more effective for researchers analyzing genomes, RNA, and proteins of various diseases.  CRISPR-CAS 9 also offers great hope certainly for the rare disease patient community, especially as it relates to future immunotherapy breakthroughs for LMS.

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