Genetically Modified Cells Sound Scary, But They Just Saved Two Babies From Cancer


No matter who you are, where you come from, or what you believe in, I think we can all agree that cancer sucks.
The terrible disease affects countless people and families across the globe, and the worst part is that it doesn’t have a cure — but these groundbreaking study results may change all that.A team of European researchers recently reported in the Science Translational Medicine journal that their trial involving gene-editing therapy has eliminated previously incurable forms of leukemia in two infant girls. What’s even more incredible is that the children have remained in remission 12 and 18 months…