French microbiologist hopes CRISPR/Cas9 can be used medically

06/19/2016 01:01 PM
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Berlin, June 19 (CNA) French microbiologist Emmanuelle Charpentier, who was named a co-winner of the second Tang Prize in biopharmaceutical science on Sunday for her work in the development of CRISPR/Cas9, said she hopes the genome editing technology can be used to treat currently incurable conditions.

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