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New Gene Editing Technique Cuts DNA in Areas Inaccessible by CRISPR

News   Apr 04, 2019 | Original story from Purdue University

 
New Gene Editing Technique Cuts DNA in Areas Inaccessible by CRISPR

Purdue University researchers have developed a new technology that could change how gene editing is approached. NgAgo is programmed with guide DNA (red) to cut DNA (purple) at specific regions, enabling precise genetic modifications. Credit: Kevin Solomon/Purdue University.

 
 
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