CRISPR-Cas9: Engineering a revolution in gene editing

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Science  26 Sep 2014:
Vol. 345, Issue 6204, pp. 1638
DOI: 10.1126/science.345.6204.1638-d


The CRISPR-Cas9 system is revolutionizing genomic engineering and equipping scientists with the ability to precisely modify the DNA of essentially any organism. Just how powerful is this technique? The ability for precision genome engineering comes with the potential to enhance food production, medicinal discoveries, and energy solutions, to name a few. In this booklet, we invite you to explore a selection of Science articles that highlight how this technique has grown into one of the most powerful genomic engineering tools to date.

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DOI: 10.1126/science.opms.sb0002

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