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A Highly Precise Cas9 Enzyme, SaCas9-HF, Is Added to the CRISPR Toolbox

News   Nov 07, 2019 | By Molly Campbell, Science Writer, Technology Networks

 
A Highly Precise Cas9 Enzyme, SaCas9-HF, Is Added to the CRISPR Toolbox

The newly developed SaCas9-HF can be applied in gene editing which requires high precision. Credit: City University of Hong Kong.

 
 
 

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