Clontech Licenses CRISPR/CAS9 Technology From Broad Institute
News Oct 28, 2014
"Clontech is pleased to be able to provide innovative tools for CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing under our Guide-it™ brand," commented Carol Lou, General Manager of Clontech Laboratories, Inc. "We believe that CRISPR/Cas9 technology represents a significant improvement over existing genome editing tools, reaching a new level of targeting, efficiency, and in particular ease of use. It is destined to become as valuable and widely utilized as RNAi; perhaps more so."
Clontech's initial product offering includes Guide-it kits for in vitro production and screening of single guide RNAs (sgRNAs) and a method to confirm the presence of targeted mutations using direct PCR and Clontech's Guide-it Resolvase enzyme.
LogicTRN Model Illuminates Regulatory Gene FrameworkNews
A newly devised algorithm called LogicTRN has the potential to unravel the complexities of genetic regulation.READ MORE
Genetic Variations in the Lungs Identify COPD RiskNews
Developmental genetic variations in the anatomy of the lung could indicate people at risk of COPD later in life, a study suggests.READ MORE