Removing Disease Sequences
Country: United States
Date: Fall 2010
Is it possible, or rather, will it be possible,
for geneticists to cut out the extra repeats in the CAG
sequence on the 4th chromosome, for Huntingtons, to rule out
the chance of Huntingtons before it starts up?
No. If you are talking about replacing all of the sequences
in all of the cells, the answer is no.
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