You can read about our research on finding the genetic causes of lupus and the search for better treatments in the feature article in the January issue of Lab+Life Scientist.
The article highlights CPI’s ability to prove genetic variants identified through whole exome sequencing, are the cause of a person’s immunological disease. This causal link would not be possible without the use of CRISPR/Cas9 (pronounced “crisper cas nine”) gene technology to generate unique mouse models of disease.
Read the full feature article through the Isuu website.
If you want to read more about the patient with a mutation in the TREX1 gene that was published in Arthritis & Rheumatology.