Study in fruit flies identifies a mutation in mitochondria — the energy factories of our cells — that harms males but not females.
Images courtesy of the Malik lab
The big 4 gene-editing platforms and how they could usher in new therapies for HIV, cancer — and other diseases
Photo by Dr. Barry Stoddard / Fred Hutch News Service
How Dr. Barry Stoddard's lab work helped create an experimental drug for glioblastoma — the same disease that killed his mother
Photo Courtesy of Dr. Barry Stoddard
Leading to a better understanding the causes of and developing the treatments for human disease.
Photo by Robert Hood / Fred Hutch News Service
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