New York man DIES while being treated with experimental gene-editing technology CRISPR

Terry Horgan, 27, died last month while taking part in a trial of a new gene-editing technology aimed at treating his Duchenne muscular dystrophy, a fatal genetic disorder that causes muscle wasting.
The sole volunteer in a trial to test an experimental and controversial gene-editing therapy has died of unknown causes. Terry Horgan, from Montour Falls, New York, enrolled in the study in late August with the hope of treating Duchenne muscular... Read more