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What is Gene Editing?

Dolly (the first cloned sheep)

What is CRISPR?

What is Cross-Species Genetics?

TL;DR

  • Cross-species genetics has shown a lot of potential in animal families, and more research needs to be done if we want to bring that level of translation in humans
  • CRISPR-Cas9 was a tremendous breakthrough when it comes to gene editing, and how we can now pick apart the human genome to customize it
  • There have been examples of genetic engineering and the product that has sprouted from certain changes to different genomes, and how it works

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