Posted by on January 25, 2018 11:30 am
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WPT University Place: The Promise and Pitfalls of CRISPR

Kate O’Connor-Giles, Assistant Professor in the Laboratory of Genetics at UW-Madison, explores the implications of using CRISPR genome engineering technology. CRISPR can be used to edit DNA sequences to probe gene function, create disease resistant agricultural organisms and correct disease-causing mutations in humans.
Explore the full archive of WPT’s University Place lectures online at http://wpt.org/universityplace

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