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Delaware Leads the Nation in Developing Gene Editing Curriculum for Community College Students

Thanks to a $1 million National Science Foundation grant, Christiana Care’s Gene Editing Institute and Delaware Technical Community College developed a unique curriculum to include gene editing into two courses in its biological sciences program...
2-May-2018 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Gene Editing on a Chip: Researchers Use CRISPR to Edit DNA Outside of the Cell for the First Time

Scientists at Christiana Care Health System’s Gene Editing Institute have developed a potentially breakthrough CRISPR gene-editing tool. It could allow researchers to take fragments of DNA extracted from human cells, put them into a test tube, and...
19-Apr-2018 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Hospital System in Delaware Earns Leader Status in LGBTQ Healthcare for Seventh Consecutive Year

For the seventh year in row, Christiana Care Health System’s Christiana and Wilmington hospitals have both been designated a Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality from the Human Rights Campaign Foundation.
30-Mar-2018 11:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Opioid Overdose Response Team Announced by Delaware's Largest Health System and County

Unique partnership between health system and county in Delaware will help individuals receive addiction treatment and support after they are released from the emergency department following treatment from an opioid overdose.
14-Mar-2018 3:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Researchers Identify Novel Drivers of Cancer Stem Cells That Lead to Colon Cancer Development and Growth

In breakthrough colon cancer research, scientists at Christiana Care Health System’s Center for Translational Cancer Research (CTCR) of the Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute have discovered that over-expression of HOXA4 and HOXA9...
31-Jan-2018 12:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

Christiana Care to Offer No Cost Tumor Profiling and DNA Sequencing to Patients with Advanced or Rare Cancers

Christiana Care Health System is joining the Strata Precision Oncology Network to offer next-generation tumor profiling at no cost to patients with advanced or rare cancers. Based on the results, eligible patients will be matched to the best...
4-Jan-2018 2:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

Researchers Discover New Blood Test That May Diagnose Breast Cancer

In a potential major breakthrough in breast cancer research, scientists at the Center for Translational Cancer Research (CTCR) at the Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute of Christiana Care Health System have developed a revolutionary...
16-Oct-2017 2:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Grant Ushers Delaware to Forefront of Gene Editing Education

The world’s most revolutionary gene editing technology is coming to college classrooms in Delaware, thanks to a $1 million National Science Foundation grant awarded to the Delaware Technical Community College and the Gene Editing Institute of...
25-Sep-2017 12:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites


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