We've updated our Privacy Policy to make it clearer how we use your personal data.

We use cookies to provide you with a better experience, read our Cookie Policy

Advertisement

Genome-wide CRISPR Technology Hunts for Leukemia’s Weakness

News   Apr 21, 2020 | Original story from the University of California San Diego School of Medicine and Moores Cancer Center

 
Genome-wide CRISPR Technology Hunts for Leukemia’s Weakness

UC San Diego researchers used CRISPR technology to carry out a genome-wide screen in leukemia cells to block thousands of genes at once. The tool was used to identify genes that fuel leukemia growth, like those leukemia cells (green) pictured growing within the bone marrow. Credit: UC San Diego Health Sciences.

 
 
Advertisement
 

RELATED ARTICLES

Extracellular Vesicles Play an Important Role in the Pathology of Plasmodium vivax Malaria

News

Findings from a new study show that extracellular vesicles promote malaria parasite adhesion to spleen cells.

READ MORE

Researchers Map SARS-CoV-2 Infection in Cells of the Nasal Cavity, Bronchia and Lungs

News

Scientists have characterized the specific ways in which SARS-CoV-2 infects the nasal cavity to a great degree and how it infects and replicates progressively less well in cells lower down the respiratory tract, including the lungs.

READ MORE

Testing for Cancer Risk Whilst at Home

News

A team of researchers has conducted a clinical trial to evaluate different combinations of remote pre- and post-test genetic counseling.

READ MORE

 

Like what you just read? You can find similar content on the communities below.

Cancer Research Cell Science

To personalize the content you see on Technology Networks homepage, Log In or Subscribe for Free

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE FOR FREE