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Gene repair could be tested on people in 2017

Published on 7th Dec 2015

Published on 7th December 2015

A controversial new form of 'gene repair' could be tested on humans within two years, scientists say.

Human trials are being proposed by Massachusetts-based biotechnology start-up Editas Medicine to treat a rare form of blindness that affects one in 50,000 people.

Read more @ Daily Mail