Demystifying Medicine Video

Advancements in gene editing has led to an inspiring discovery in regards to the CRISPR-Cas9 system. This video will provide a simplified description of how this system works, along with examples for potential uses!

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  • Harrison, M. M., Jenkins, B. V., O’Connor-Giles, K. M., & Wildonger, J. (2014). A CRISPR view of development. Genes & development, 28(17), 1859-1872.
  • Lander, E. S. (2016). The heroes of CRISPR. Cell, 164(1-2), 18-28.
    Stovicek, V., Borodina, I., & Forster, J. (2015). CRISPR–Cas system enables fast and simple genome editing of industrial Saccharomyces cerevisiae strains. Metabolic Engineering Communications, 2, 13-22.

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