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HOW THE DNA REVOLUTION
IS CHANGING US

National Geographic Magazine - August 2016

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How Will CRISPR
Technology Rewrite Our DNA?

TED Radio Hour interviews Sam Sternberg

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Bay Area Embraces
CRISPR-Cas9 Technology

Discover Magazine takes a tour of the Bay Area’s active biotech world

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CRISPR Research: Transforming science
and raising difficult questions

Time Magazine - July 2016

The Future of Genomics Research DNA Editing - Innovative Genomics Initiative (IGI)

THE FUTURE OF GENOMICS RESEARCH

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August 18, 2016 - Nature Screen Shot 2016-08-19 at 11.53.10 AM

Let the structural symphony begin

By integrating different imaging technologies, biologists are now able to more accurately visualize macromolecules, providing a deeper understanding...

August 17, 2016 - Nature Communications Screen Shot 2016-08-18 at 3.57.31 PM

IGI researchers increase CRISPR-Cas9 efficiency

IGI Researchers have discovered a way to increase the efficiency with which CRISPR-Cas9 technology cuts and disables genes in cells.  In culture, “knockout”...

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CRISPR technology may help researchers develop disease-resistant crops

This new article from Nova Next focuses on some of the most recent CRISPR technology applications in agriculture, including genetically engineered plants...

July 25, 2016 - National Geographic Magazine Screen Shot 2016-07-29 at 3.25.51 PM

How the DNA Revolution is Changing Us

The August 2016 issue of National Geographic Magazine, entitled The DNA Revolution, focuses on the need for careful consideration, responsible decision-making,...

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How Will CRISPR Technology Rewrite Our DNA?

In this interview on the TED Radio Hour program entitled “What Makes Us … Us,” – and his TEDMED 2015 talk – Sam Sternberg...

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Medicine’s Big Breakthrough

In this BBC documentary featuring genetic engineering, BBC’s Fergus Walsh talks with CRISPR pioneer and IGI Executive Director Jennifer Doudna, ...

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Gene editing with CRISPR-Cas9

What is CRISPR-Cas9? How does it work? How do we edit genes? CRISPR-Cas9 technology is enabling scientists to engage in groundbreaking research in areas...

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How Bacteria Invented Gene Editing

How did CRISPR-Cas develop in ancient bacterial immune systems, and how does its adaptability and versatility compare with the human immune system?  ...

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July 5, 2016 0 Comments

CAR-Ts and first-in-human CRISPR

(This post has been sitting in my outbox for a bit thanks to some exciting developments in the lab, so excuse any “dated” references that are off...

May 25, 2016 0 Comments

CRISPR Challenges – Imaging

This post is the first in a new, ongoing series: what are big challenges for CRISPR-based technologies, what progress have we made so far, and what might we look...

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