Gene editing delivery biotech GenEdit partners with Genentech, raises another $24M
Gene editing still needs better delivery systems, more than half a dozen years after Kunwoo Lee recalls CRISPR pioneer Jennifer Doudna telling attendees at a conference that “delivery, delivery, delivery” is the key challenge to making the promising innovation a broader reality.
Around that time, Lee received his biomedical engineering PhD from UC Berkeley, the famed institution where Doudna’s Nobel-winning research was conducted, and in 2016, he co-founded the Bay Area biotech GenEdit in the hopes of addressing the delivery challenge.
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