CRISPR

Accurate Evaluation of CRISPR Genome Editing

Ramat Gan, Israel — CRISPR technology allows researchers to edit genomes by altering DNA sequences and by thus modifying gene function. Its many potential applications include correcting genetic defects,...

Gearbox for Tumour Cell Identity Changes

Berlin, Germany — Cancer cells can experience stress. They have to contend with attacks by the immune system or with anti-cancer therapeutics. If they attempt to colonize other tissues, they have to...

HIV-Like Virus Edited Out of Primate Genome

Philadelphia, PA — Taking a major step forward in HIV research, scientists at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University have successfully edited SIV – a virus closely related to...

Tackling Metabolic Complexity

Munich, Germany — Metabolic robustness, the ability of a metabolic system to buffer changes in its environment, is not always a welcome feature for microbiologists: it interferes with metabolic engineering...

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