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The Forward
Can Louis Kahn’s Quintessentially American Music Boat Be Saved?a Philadelphia-based Jewish architect best known for Dhaka’s Parliament Buildin
The Forward / Posted 3 days ago
a Philadelphia-based Jewish architect best known for Dhaka’s Parliament Building in Bangladesh, the southern California Salk Institute, and the Yale Art Gallery, passed away in 1974. The boat, which captain and conductor Robert Boudreau... Read more
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Business Wire
Conrad N. Hilton Foundation Announces Recipients of the 2017 Marilyn Hilton Award for Innovation in Multiple Sclerosis ResearchLouis; Dr. Bill Rooney, Oregon Health & Science University; Dr. Eitan Akirav, W
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
Louis; Dr. Bill Rooney, Oregon Health & Science University; Dr. Eitan Akirav, Winthrop University Hospital; Dr. Fred Gage, Salk Institute for Biological Studies; and Dr. Katerina Akassoglou, Gladstone Institutes. Work on this initial round of... Read more
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Asian journal
Amazing Southern California road trip destinations to try before summer endsshopping along State Street and at Paseo Nuevo, which boast some of the best st
Asian journal / Posted 7 days ago
shopping along State Street and at Paseo Nuevo, which boast some of the best stores in the region. San Diego Balboa Park, Salk Institute, the old footbridges — these are just a few of the spots you can check out when you drive to San Diego this... Read more
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Medical News Today
Brain mapping uncovers neuronal differencesNew research, however, brings us closer to such encyclopedic knowledge. Using
Medical News Today / Posted 8 days ago
New research, however, brings us closer to such encyclopedic knowledge. Using molecular methods, researchers from the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in La Jolla, CA - in collaboration with the University of California (UC), San Diego -... Read more
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asianage
First embryo gene-repair holds promise for inherited diseaseany “off-target” errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, wh
asianage / Posted 10 days ago
any “off-target” errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, which also included researchers from the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in California and South Korea’s Institute for Basic Science. The embryos weren’t... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Scientists edit disease-causing gene mutation in human embryossafety concerns. “This is the first that has been demonstrated as safe and wor
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 12 days ago
safety concerns. “This is the first that has been demonstrated as safe and working,” said Belmonte, a professor at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies’ gene expression laboratory in La Jolla, California. “All cells of the embryo were... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Scientists edit disease-causing gene mutation in human embryossafety concerns. “This is the first that has been demonstrated as safe and wor
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 12 days ago
safety concerns. “This is the first that has been demonstrated as safe and working,” said Belmonte, a professor at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies’ gene expression laboratory in La Jolla, California. “All cells of the embryo were... Read more
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Slate
Salt Institute Defends Itself Against Sexism by Invoking a Sexist Metricin the sciences have dealt with for decades. Vicki Lundblad and Katherine Jone
Slate / Posted 14 days ago
in the sciences have dealt with for decades. Vicki Lundblad and Katherine Jones filed separatelawsuits alleging that the Salk Institute has fostered an “old boys club,” creating a hostile work environment. They cited being prevented from using a... Read more
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Newsmax
CRISPR vs. Hypertophic Cardiomyopathy: Embryo Gets Clean Genesthe Oregon Health and Science University, the Center for Genome Engineering, Se
Newsmax / Posted 15 days ago
the Oregon Health and Science University, the Center for Genome Engineering, Seoul National University in South Korea, the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in La Jolla, California, and BGI-Qingdao and Shenzhen Engineering Laboratory for... Read more
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Medical News Today
Breakthrough: Gene editing repairs mutation in human embryosmutation by taking advantage of a DNA repair response unique to early embryos,"
Medical News Today / Posted 15 days ago
mutation by taking advantage of a DNA repair response unique to early embryos," says co-first study author Jun Wu, of the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in La Jolla, CA. Specifically, the researchers found that the gene editing technique... Read more
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DW
Gene-edited embryo study: A 'milestone' - or a route toward 'genetic upgrades'? |replace them with new stretches of DNA. Oregon Health and Science University (
DW / Posted 15 days ago
replace them with new stretches of DNA. Oregon Health and Science University (OHSU) collaborated on the project with the Salk Institute and South Korea's Institute for Basic Science. "We have demonstrated the possibility to correct mutations in... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Oregon research team safely repairs disease-causing gene in human embryosany “off-target” errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, wh
The Seattle Times / Posted 15 days ago
any “off-target” errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, which also included researchers from the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in California and South Korea’s Institute for Basic Science. The embryos weren’t... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Oregon scientists do first human gene embryo editing in U.S.safety concerns. “This is the first that has been demonstrated as safe and wor
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 15 days ago
safety concerns. “This is the first that has been demonstrated as safe and working,” said Belmonte, a professor at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies’ gene expression laboratory in La Jolla, California. “All cells of the embryo were... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Scientists edit genes in human embryospublished in the journal Nature, was carried out by scientists in the US at Ore
Sky News Australia / Posted 16 days ago
published in the journal Nature, was carried out by scientists in the US at Oregon Health and Science University and the Salk Institute and at the Institute for Basic Science in South Korea. Embryos used by the scientists were allowed to develop... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
First embryo gene-repair holds promise for inherited diseaseany "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, wh
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 16 days ago
any "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, which also included researchers from the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in California and South Korea's Institute for Basic Science. The embryos weren't... Read more
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TribLIVE
First embryo gene-repair holds promise for inherited diseaseand there were far fewer than the number used in the U.S. study. Juan Carlos I
TribLIVE / Posted 16 days ago
and there were far fewer than the number used in the U.S. study. Juan Carlos Izpisua Belmonte, a researcher at the Salk Institute who is also a co-author on the new study, said that there are many advantages to treating an embryo rather... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Human embryo edited to correct gene for heart conditionand there were far fewer than the number used in the US study. Juan Carlos Izp
Brisbane Times / Posted 16 days ago
and there were far fewer than the number used in the US study. Juan Carlos Izpisua Belmonte, a researcher at the Salk Institute who is also a co-author on the new study, said there were many advantages to treating an embryo rather than a... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
First embryo gene-repair holds promise for inherited diseaseany “off-target” errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, wh
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
any “off-target” errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, which also included researchers from the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in California and South Korea’s Institute for Basic Science. The embryos weren’t... Read more
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The Columbian
First embryo gene-repair holds promise for inherited diseaseany “off-target” errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, wh
The Columbian / Posted 16 days ago
any “off-target” errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, which also included researchers from the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in California and South Korea’s Institute for Basic Science. The embryos weren’t... Read more
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asianage
Scientists correct disease-causing mutation from genes in human embryosAugust 2 in Nature, was confirmed last week by Oregon Health and Science Univer
asianage / Posted 16 days ago
August 2 in Nature, was confirmed last week by Oregon Health and Science University (OHSU), which collaborated with the Salk Institute and Korea's Institute for Basic Science to use a technique known as CRISPR-Cas9 to correct a genetic mutation... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
First embryo gene-repair holds promise for inherited diseaseany "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, wh
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 16 days ago
any "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, which also included researchers from the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in California and South Korea's Institute for Basic Science. The embryos weren't... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
First embryo gene-repair holds promise for inherited diseaseany "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, wh
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 16 days ago
any "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, which also included researchers from the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in California and South Korea's Institute for Basic Science. The embryos weren't... Read more
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WA Today
Human embryo 'edited' to correct gene for heart conditionand there were far fewer than the number used in the US study. Juan Carlos Izp
WA Today / Posted 16 days ago
and there were far fewer than the number used in the US study. Juan Carlos Izpisua Belmonte, a researcher at the Salk Institute who is also a co-author on the new study, said that there are many advantages to treating an embryo rather... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Human embryo 'edited' to correct gene for heart conditionand there were far fewer than the number used in the US study. Juan Carlos Izp
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 days ago
and there were far fewer than the number used in the US study. Juan Carlos Izpisua Belmonte, a researcher at the Salk Institute who is also a co-author on the new study, said that there are many advantages to treating an embryo rather... Read more
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The Age
Human embryo 'edited' to correct gene for heart conditionand there were far fewer than the number used in the US study. Juan Carlos Izp
The Age / Posted 16 days ago
and there were far fewer than the number used in the US study. Juan Carlos Izpisua Belmonte, a researcher at the Salk Institute who is also a co-author on the new study, said that there are many advantages to treating an embryo rather... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Research shows great potential of embryonic gene editing to prevent inherited diseasespassed on to future generations. The work, which is described in Nature on Aug
News-Medical-Net / Posted 16 days ago
passed on to future generations. The work, which is described in Nature on August 2, 2017, is a collaboration between the Salk Institute, Oregon Health and Science University (OHSU) and Korea's Institute for Basic Science and could pave the way... Read more
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Aljazeera
First safe repair of disease-causing human embryo geneany "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, wh
Aljazeera / Posted 16 days ago
any "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, which also included researchers from the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in California and South Korea's Institute for Basic Science. None of the embryos was... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Altering human heredity? First embryo gene-repair holds promiseany "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, wh
WSMV Nashville / Posted 16 days ago
any "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, which also included researchers from the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in California and South Korea's Institute for Basic Science. The embryos weren't... Read more
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Market Watch
In breakthrough, defect in human embryo fixed through gene-editingsudden cardiac death in young athletes. The collaboration, led by researchers
Market Watch / Posted 16 days ago
sudden cardiac death in young athletes. The collaboration, led by researchers at Oregon Health & Science University, the Salk Institute for Biological Studies and Korea’s Institute for Basic Science, used embryos created from healthy egg donors... Read more
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CTV News
Scientists edit out disease-causing mutations in human embryo for first timeany "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, wh
CTV News / Posted 16 days ago
any "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, which also included researchers from the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in California and South Korea's Institute for Basic Science. None of the embryos was... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Altering human heredity? First embryo gene-repair holds promiseany "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, wh
FOX Carolina / Posted 16 days ago
any "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, which also included researchers from the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in California and South Korea's Institute for Basic Science. The embryos weren't... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Altering human heredity? First embryo gene-repair holds promiseany "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, wh
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 16 days ago
any "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, which also included researchers from the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in California and South Korea's Institute for Basic Science. The embryos weren't... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Altering human heredity? First embryo gene-repair holds promiseany "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, wh
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 16 days ago
any "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, which also included researchers from the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in California and South Korea's Institute for Basic Science. The embryos weren't... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Altering human heredity? First embryo gene-repair holds promiseany "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, wh
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 16 days ago
any "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, which also included researchers from the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in California and South Korea's Institute for Basic Science. The embryos weren't... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Altering human heredity? First embryo gene-repair holds promiseany "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, wh
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 16 days ago
any "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, which also included researchers from the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in California and South Korea's Institute for Basic Science. The embryos weren't... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
First embryo gene-repair holds promise for inherited diseaseany "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, wh
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 16 days ago
any "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, which also included researchers from the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in California and South Korea's Institute for Basic Science. The embryos weren't... Read more
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ABC Montana
First embryo gene-repair holds promise for inherited diseaseany "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, wh
ABC Montana / Posted 16 days ago
any "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, which also included researchers from the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in California and South Korea's Institute for Basic Science. The embryos weren't... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
First embryo gene-repair holds promise for inherited diseaseany "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, wh
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 16 days ago
any "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, which also included researchers from the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in California and South Korea's Institute for Basic Science. The embryos weren't... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
First embryo gene-repair holds promise for inherited diseaseany "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, wh
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 16 days ago
any "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, which also included researchers from the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in California and South Korea's Institute for Basic Science. The embryos weren't... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
First embryo gene-repair holds promise for inherited diseaseany "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, wh
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 16 days ago
any "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, which also included researchers from the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in California and South Korea's Institute for Basic Science. The embryos weren't... Read more
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KTVN Reno
First embryo gene-repair holds promise for inherited diseaseany "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, wh
KTVN Reno / Posted 16 days ago
any "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, which also included researchers from the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in California and South Korea's Institute for Basic Science. The embryos weren't... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
First embryo gene-repair holds promise for inherited diseaseany "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, wh
Hawaii News Now / Posted 16 days ago
any "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, which also included researchers from the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in California and South Korea's Institute for Basic Science. The embryos weren't... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
First embryo gene-repair holds promise for inherited diseaseany "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, wh
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 16 days ago
any "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, which also included researchers from the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in California and South Korea's Institute for Basic Science. The embryos weren't... Read more
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Philly.com
First embryo gene-repair holds promise for inherited diseaseany "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, wh
Philly.com / Posted 16 days ago
any "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, which also included researchers from the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in California and South Korea's Institute for Basic Science. The embryos weren't... Read more
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WALB Albany
First embryo gene-repair holds promise for inherited diseaseany "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, wh
WALB Albany / Posted 16 days ago
any "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, which also included researchers from the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in California and South Korea's Institute for Basic Science. The embryos weren't... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
First embryo gene-repair holds promise for inherited diseaseany "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, wh
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 16 days ago
any "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, which also included researchers from the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in California and South Korea's Institute for Basic Science. The embryos weren't... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
First embryo gene-repair holds promise for inherited diseaseany "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, wh
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 16 days ago
any "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, which also included researchers from the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in California and South Korea's Institute for Basic Science. The embryos weren't... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
First embryo gene-repair holds promise for inherited diseaseany "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, wh
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 16 days ago
any "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, which also included researchers from the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in California and South Korea's Institute for Basic Science. The embryos weren't... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
First embryo gene-repair holds promise for inherited diseaseany "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, wh
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 16 days ago
any "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, which also included researchers from the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in California and South Korea's Institute for Basic Science. The embryos weren't... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
First embryo gene-repair holds promise for inherited diseaseany "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, wh
WGEM Quincy / Posted 16 days ago
any "off-target" errors, cuts to DNA in the wrong places, reported the team, which also included researchers from the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in California and South Korea's Institute for Basic Science. The embryos weren't... Read more
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