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Jun-19-2017CRISPR Therapeutics Announces Patent for CRISPR/Cas Genome Editing in China
Patent includes CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing methods and compositions for use in any non-cellular and cellular setting, including human and other eukaryotic cells BASEL, Switzerland, June 19, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CRISPR Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CRSP), a biopharmaceutical company focused on creating transformative gene-based medicines for serious diseases, announced that China’s State Intellectual Property Office (“SIPO”) has granted a patent broadly covering CRISPR’s in-licensed gene editing tech... 
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Jun-14-2017CRISPR Therapeutics to Present at the JMP Securities Life Sciences Conference
BASEL, Switzerland and CAMBRIDGE, Mass., June 14, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CRISPR Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CRSP), a biopharmaceutical company focused on creating transformative gene-based medicines for serious diseases, today announced that Samarth Kulkarni, Ph.D., President and Chief Business Officer of CRISPR Therapeutics, will present at the JMP Securities Life Sciences Conference at the St. Regis New York in New York, New York. Event: JMP Securities Life Sciences Conference Panel: Gene Edi... 
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Jun-07-2017CRISPR Therapeutics Appoints James R. Kasinger as General Counsel
CRISPR continues to add to the depth and breadth of its senior leadership team BASEL, Switzerland and CAMBRIDGE, Mass., June 07, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CRISPR Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CRSP), a biopharmaceutical company focused on creating transformative gene-based medicines for serious diseases, announced the appointment of James R. Kasinger as General Counsel and Secretary to the Board of Directors.  Mr. Kasinger is a highly accomplished lawyer with nearly 20 years of legal experience in vario... 
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Jun-06-2017CRISPR Therapeutics and MaSTherCell SA sign service agreement for the development and manufacturing of allogeneic cell therapies
BASEL, Switzerland and CAMBRIDGE, Mass. and GOSSELIES, Belgium, June 06, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CRISPR Therapeutics AG (NASDAQ:CRSP), a leader in gene-editing based therapeutics, and MaSTherCell SA, a full service contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO), wholly-owned subsidiary of Orgenesis Inc. (OTCQB:ORGS), today announced the signing of an agreement to develop and manufacture allogeneic CAR-T therapies. MaSTherCell will be responsible for the development and cGMP man... 
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May-18-2017CRISPR Therapeutics Announces the Presentation of Data on its Lead Program at the Upcoming 22nd European Hematology Association Annual Congress
BASEL, Switzerland and CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 18, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CRISPR Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CRSP), a biopharmaceutical company focused on creating transformative gene-based medicines for serious diseases, today announced the selection of an abstract for presentation in the Presidential Symposium of the 22nd Congress of the European Hematology Association (EHA) taking place in Madrid, Spain on June 22-25, 2017. This abstract, selected by the Scientific Program Committee as one of t... 
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May-16-2017CRISPR Therapeutics and collaborators at the University of Florida awarded Target ALS Grant to develop CRISPR/Cas9-based approaches for ALS
BASEL, Switzerland, CAMBRIDGE, Mass. and GAINESVILLE, Fla., May 16, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CRISPR Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CRSP), a biopharmaceutical company focused on creating transformative gene-based medicines for serious diseases, today announced that Target ALS Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to accelerating new treatments for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), has awarded a two-year grant to CRISPR Therapeutics and its collaborators to support preclinical discovery and v... 
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May-12-2017CRISPR Therapeutics to Present at Investor Conferences in May
BASEL, Switzerland and CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 12, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CRISPR Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CRSP), a biopharmaceutical company focused on translating CRISPR-Cas9 gene-editing technology into transformative medicines, today announced that Rodger Novak, M.D., Chief Executive Officer and Founder of CRISPR Therapeutics and Samarth Kulkarni, Ph.D., President and Chief Business Officer of CRISPR Therapeutics, will present at two upcoming Investor Conferences in May. Event: Bank of Ameri... 
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May-11-2017CRISPR Therapeutics Reports Financial Results for the Three Months Ended March 31, 2017 and Provides Business Update
On track to file for clinical trial authorization (CTA) for lead program in beta-thalassemia in 2017 Expanded partnerships enhancing both ex vivo and in vivo delivery of CRISPR/Cas9 technology Expanded foundational and therapeutic intellectual property position Strong financial position to support development of pipeline and fund operations BASEL, Switzerland and CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 11, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CRISPR Therapeutics, (NASDAQ:CRSP), a biopharmaceutical company focused on cr... 
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May-08-2017CRISPR Therapeutics Announces Exclusive License of Lipid Nanoparticle Technologies Developed at MIT
CRISPR Therapeutics obtains an exclusive license to use Lipid Nanoparticle technologies for in vivo CRISPR/Cas9-based therapies BASEL, Switzerland and CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 08, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CRISPR Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CRSP), a biopharmaceutical company focused on creating transformative gene-based medicines for serious diseases today announced they have signed an exclusive license with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) for a family of Lipid Nanoparticle (LNP) technol... 
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May-04-2017CRISPR Therapeutics Appoints Samarth Kulkarni, Ph.D. as President, Expanding Role Beyond Chief Business Officer To Oversee U.S. Operations
Company to further strengthen senior leadership team at a critical phase in bringing lead hemoglobinopathies programs into the clinic BASEL, Switzerland and CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 04, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CRISPR Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CRSP), a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing transformative gene-based therapeutics for patients with serious diseases, has promoted Dr. Samarth Kulkarni, Ph.D. to the role of President and Chief Business Officer of CRISPR Therapeutics Inc., as anno... 
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Apr-27-2017CRISPR Therapeutics to Present at the 42nd Annual Deutsche Bank Health Care Conference
BASEL, Switzerland and CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 27, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CRISPR Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CRSP), a biopharmaceutical company focused on translating CRISPR-Cas9 gene-editing technology into transformative medicines, today announced that Rodger Novak, M.D., Chief Executive Officer and Founder of CRISPR Therapeutics, will present at the 42nd Annual Deutsche Bank Health Care Conference on Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at the InterContinental Boston Hotel in Boston, MA. Event: 42nd Annual... 
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Apr-26-2017Intellia Therapeutics and CRISPR Therapeutics Announce U.S. Patent Covering CRISPR/Cas9 Ribonucleoprotein Complexes
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. and BASEL, Switzerland, April 26, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Intellia Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTLA) and CRISPR Therapeutics AG (NASDAQ:CRSP), two leading genome editing companies focused on the development of potentially curative therapies, announced that the United States Patent and Trademarks Office (“USPTO”) is expected to  issue a CRISPR/Cas9 genome editing patent to Vilnius University (“Vilnius”). Intellia and CRISPR are nonexclusive sublicensees for a defined field of h... 
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Apr-17-2017CRISPR Therapeutics and Casebia Therapeutics Announce Exclusive Development and Option Agreement with StrideBio
CRISPR Therapeutics and Casebia will partner with StrideBio to develop novel AAV vectors for in vivo CRISPR/Cas9-based therapies BASEL, Switzerland and CAMBRIDGE, Mass. and DURHAM, N.C., April 17, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CRISPR Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CRSP), a biopharmaceutical company focused on creating transformative gene-based medicines for serious diseases, and Casebia Therapeutics, a joint-venture established by CRISPR Therapeutics and Bayer AG for developing CRISPR-based therapeutics in ... 
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Apr-13-2017CRISPR Therapeutics, Intellia Therapeutics, Caribou Biosciences and ERS Genomics Announce Appeal of CRISPR/Cas9 U.S. Patent Board Decision
Appeal to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit seeks review and reversal of the Patent Trial and Appeals Board’s decision to terminate CRISPR/Cas9 interference In parallel, the companies and their licensors plan to pursue additional patents in the U.S. and worldwide covering the CRISPR/Cas9 technology and its use in cellular and non-cellular settings, including eukaryotic cells BASEL, Switzerland; CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts; BERKELEY, California; DUBLIN, Ireland, April 13, 20... 
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Mar-30-2017CRISPR Therapeutics to Present at the 16th Annual Needham Healthcare Conference
BASEL, Switzerland and CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 30, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CRISPR Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CRSP), a biopharmaceutical company focused on translating CRISPR-Cas9 gene-editing technology into transformative medicines, today announced that Dr. Sam Kulkarni, Chief Business Officer of CRISPR Therapeutics, will present at the 16th Annual Needham Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, April 5th at the Westin Grand Central Hotel, New York, NY. Event: 16th Annual Needham Healthcare Conferenc... 
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Mar-28-2017CRISPR Therapeutics Announces European Patent for CRISPR/Cas Gene Editing
- Patent to include CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing compositions for use in any non-cellular and cellular setting, including human and other eukaryotic cells BASEL, Switzerland, March 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CRISPR Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CRSP) reported that the European Patent Office (EPO) has announced its intention to grant a patent broadly covering CRISPR’s in-licensed gene editing technology. The claims are directed to the CRISPR/Cas9 single-guide gene editing system for uses in both non-ce... 
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Mar-14-2017CRISPR Therapeutics and Casebia Therapeutics Announce Commercial License Agreement With MaxCyte
CRISPR Therapeutics and Casebia obtain commercial rights to MaxCyte’s cell engineering platform to develop CRISPR/Cas9-based therapies BASEL, Switzerland, CAMBRIDGE, Mass., and GAITHERSBURG, Md., March 14, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CRISPR Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CRSP), a biopharmaceutical company focused on creating transformative gene-based medicines for serious diseases, and Casebia Therapeutics, a joint-venture established by CRISPR Therapeutics and Bayer AG for developing CRISPR-based therape... 
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Mar-10-2017CRISPR Therapeutics Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Financial Results and Provides Business Update
On track to file CTA for lead program in Beta-thalassemia in 2017. Strong financial position to support development of pipeline and fund operations. BASEL, Switzerland and CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 10, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CRISPR Therapeutics, (NASDAQ:CRSP), a biopharmaceutical company focused on creating transformative gene-based medicines for serious diseases, today reported financial results for the three months and full year-ended December 31, 2016 and provided a business update. “2016... 
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Mar-02-2017CRISPR Therapeutics to Present at the Annual Barclays Global Healthcare Conference
BASEL, Switzerland and CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 02, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CRISPR Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CRSP), a biopharmaceutical company focused on translating CRISPR-Cas9 gene-editing technology into transformative medicines, today announced that Rodger Novak, M.D., Chief Executive Officer and Founder of CRISPR Therapeutics, will present at the Annual Barclays Global Healthcare Conference on Thursday, March 16th at the Loews Miami Beach Hotel, Miami, FL. Event: Annual Barclays Global Hea... 
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Feb-28-2017CRISPR Therapeutics Announces the Appointment of Jon Terrett, Ph.D. to Head of Immuno-Oncology Research and Translation
Experienced leader with extensive experience in immuno-oncology Dedicated unit in immuno-oncology to accelerate efforts BASEL, Switzerland and CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Feb. 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CRISPR Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CRSP), a biopharmaceutical company focused on creating transformative gene-based medicines for serious diseases, today announced the appointment of Jon Terrett, Ph.D. as Head of Immuno-Oncology Research and Translation.  Dr. Terrett brings to CRISPR Therapeutics an im... 
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Feb-15-2017CRISPR Therapeutics to Host Conference Call and Webcast to Provide an Update on the CRISPR/Cas9 U.S. Patent Interference Proceedings and Corresponding U.K. Patents
BASEL, Switzerland and CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Feb. 15, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CRISPR Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CRSP), a biopharmaceutical company focused on translating CRISPR-Cas9 gene-editing technology into transformative medicines, today announced that management will host a conference call and live audio webcast on Thursday, February 16, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. ET to provide an update on the CRISPR/Cas9 U.S. Patent Interference Proceedings as well as an update on the corresponding U.K. patents.    ... 
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Feb-15-2017CRISPR Therapeutics, Intellia Therapeutics, Caribou Biosciences and ERS Genomics Provide Update on CRISPR/Cas9 U.S. Patent Interference Proceedings and Grants of Corresponding Patents in the U.K.
UC’s patent application covering the use of CRISPR/Cas9 genome editing technology with a single-guide RNA format in any non-cellular or cellular setting, including human and other eukaryotic cells, will be released from the interference absent an appeal, and may then be prosecuted to potential issuance Additional legal channels are available to recognize the priority of the University of California/University of Vienna/Charpentier intellectual... 
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