Editas Medicine to Present Preclinical Data Demonstrating Advancements in In Vivo Gene Editing Approach for the Treatment of Genetic Ocular Diseases at the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Annual Meeting
Editas Medicine’s presentations at ARVO will include preclinical data demonstrating:
- Gene edited USH2A exon 13 deletion restored USH2 protein complex expression and rescued deficits in photoreceptor morphology in human retinal organoids; and
- Clinically relevant levels of editing using a dual AAV CRISPR-Cas9 system as a therapeutic strategy for the treatment of
“Editas Medicine is making significant advancements in our efforts to treat ocular diseases, and we look forward to sharing recent progress and preclinical data on our USH2A and
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CRISPR Gene Editing Rescues Deficits in Human USH2A Mutant Retinal Organoids
Session: Gene Therapy in Ocular Diseases
Advances Towards a Dual AAV CRISPR-Cas9-based ‘Knockout and Replace’ Strategy to Treat Rhodopsin-associated Autosomal Dominant Retinitis Pigmentosa
Session: Gene Editing and Ocular Therapies
As a leading genome editing company,
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