Ending HIV? Sangamo Biosciences and Gene Editing
Sangamo Biosciences had developed zinc-finger nucleases (ZFNs), a technology that could edit the genes of a living individual.
The technology had enormous potential, but it required a significant amount of R&D work to ensure that it was both precise enough, and would penetrate enough of an individual’s cells to make a difference.
One of Sangamo’s ZFN programs was to develop a way to give people a mutation that would cure HIV. This was obviously a HUGE opportunity. Drug development, however, is extremely expensive and risky, and Sangamo did not yet have revenues to fund its programs.
Sangamo thus had to decide whether to partner with another organization on the HIV program, and if so, how and with whom.
1.What were the pros and cons of Sangamo pursuing its gene editing programs alone versus working with a partner?
2.Does the HIV program offer any special opportunities or challenges?
3.What do you think Sangamo should do regarding the HIV program? Should it license the technology to a large pharmaceutical? Should it form a joint venture with another biotech or pharma company? If so, who?
We value our customers and so we ensure that what we do is 100% original..
With us you are guaranteed of quality work done by our qualified experts.Your information and everything that you do with us is kept completely confidential.
You have to be 100% sure of the quality of your product to give a money-back guarantee. This describes us perfectly. Make sure that this guarantee is totally transparent.Read more
The Product ordered is guaranteed to be original. Orders are checked by the most advanced anti-plagiarism software in the market to assure that the Product is 100% original. The Company has a zero tolerance policy for plagiarism.Read more
The Free Revision policy is a courtesy service that the Company provides to help ensure Customer’s total satisfaction with the completed Order. To receive free revision the Company requires that the Customer provide the request within fourteen (14) days from the first completion date and within a period of thirty (30) days for dissertations.Read more
The Company is committed to protect the privacy of the Customer and it will never resell or share any of Customer’s personal information, including credit card data, with any third party. All the online transactions are processed through the secure and reliable online payment systems.Read more
By placing an order with us, you agree to the service we provide. We will endear to do all that it takes to deliver a comprehensive paper as per your requirements. We also count on your cooperation to ensure that we deliver on this mandate.Read more