Doctors successfully treat two babies with leukemia using gene-edited immune cells
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It’s a promising approach, but still needs a lot more research Sam Ward Scientists are using gene-editing techniques to fight cancer. In a study out this week in the journal Science Translational Medicine, a group of British doctors reported that they had successfully “cured” two infants of the blood cancer leukemia using a treatment that involves…