Dr. Jennifer Doudna, who discovered CRISPR’s gene-editing power, wants the technology to be standard of care for severe genetic diseases.
Motherboard caught up with Jennifer Doudna at the Gairdner Awards in Toronto, where she’s being honoured as a pioneer of the gene editing technology.
Jennifer Doudna, one of the pioneers of the gene-editing technique, responds.
The controversial gene editing technique is three years old, but just catching on in the mainstream now.
Using CRISPR-Cas9 to edit genes is controversial but exciting