Scientists ‘switch off’ the extra chromosome that causes Down’s Syndrome

Down’s syndrome (DS) is a genetic condition that occurs as a result of an extra chromosome called chromosome 21Researchers added gene called XIST to human stem cells with DSScientists found this ‘silenced’ the extra copy of chromosome 21Breakthrough could lead to gene therapy to treat the…
Source: Scientists ‘switch off’ the extra chromosome that causes Down’s Syndrome

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