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RESCUE Fills a Critical Gap in the CRISPR Toolbox

News   Jul 15, 2019 | Original story from Massachusetts Institute of Technology

 
RESCUE Fills a Critical Gap in the CRISPR Toolbox

The CRISPR family enzyme Cas13 at work. Cas13 (pink), is at the heart of the RESCUE platform, where it uses a special guide (red) to target RNAs in the cell (blue). Credit: Stephen Dixon

 
 
 

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