Gene Editing Spurs Hope for Transplanting Pig Organs Into Humans

Geneticists have created piglets free of retroviruses, an important step toward creating a new supply of organs for transplant patients.

from NYT > U.S. https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/10/health/gene-editing-pigs-organ-transplants.html?partner=rss&emc=rss
via NY Times

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