Skip to main content
 

Press Releases

May 10, 2017
Patent covers foundational CRISPR-Cas9 inventions for which Caribou holds an exclusive license from the University of California and the University of Vienna Claims cover CRISPR-Cas9 compositions for use in any non-cellular and cellular setting, including eukaryotic cells
May 2, 2017

BERKELEY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Caribou Biosciences, Inc., a leading company in CRISPR-Cas genome engineering, today announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has granted Vilnius University a CRISPR-Cas9 genome editing patent. Caribou has rights to this intellectual property in multiple fields of use, including exclusive access in the research tools field. Caribou gained these rights as part of its worldwide cross-license agreement with DuPont Company, to which Vilnius University exclusively licensed this intellectual property.

In the News

Researchers Publish Two New Methods for Analysis of CRISPR Off-Target Effects

May 2, 2017

Two studies published simultaneously in Nature Methods yesterday describe new methods for analyzing the off-target effects of CRISPR/Cas-9 genome editing. One method identifies off-target mutations associated with cell-type-specific SNPs, while the other detects potential off-target cleavage sites.

From corn to cattle, gene editing is about to supercharge agriculture

April 14, 2017

Corn isn’t the sexiest crop but it’s one of the most important. It’s the most abundant grain on Earth, used as food and biofuel around the globe. In ancient times, Mesoamericans thrived on it, waged wars over it. Their myths claimed corn was the matter from which gods created mankind itself.

About Us

Pioneering the translation of CRISPR-Cas genome engineering into new medical therapies and bio-based products. Learn more. 

Contact Us

For media and investor inquiries and general information, click here.

Follow Us

Connect with us on Twitter for the latest news and updates. Click here.

Media Contact

Greg Kelley
Vice President
Feinstein Kean Healthcare
(404) 836-2302
gregory.kelley@fkhealth.com