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Gene Editing Injection Could Lower Your Risk of Heart Disease

A one-off injection could one day lower your cholesterol levels for the rest of your life. People born with natural mutations that disable a specific gene have a lower risk of heart disease, with no apparent side effects. Now a single injection has successfully disabled this same gene in animal tests for the first time

Source: Bioethics Bulletin by the Berman Institute of Bioethics.

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