15 Most Important Medical Discoveries of 2018

15. CRISPR Genome Editing

This breakthrough, made by the scientists at Salk Institute, makes use of CRISPR genome editing to target the diseases at a genetic level and while a full scale treatment is not yet available, an experiment showed that the method was successful in restoring a healthy level of proteins to the neurons which had been affected by the disease.

15 Most Important Medical Discoveries of 2018

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