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Gene-editing with CRISPR/Cas9

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The discovery that bacteria use a kind of immune system to fight viruses initially was only interesting for microbiologists. But when the discovery that CRISPR/Cas9 system is able to manipulate genes of many organisms was made, also non-scientists were alerted. But how does this method works?

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  • CRISPR/Cas9
  • gene editing

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