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CRISPR Creates Knockout Libraries

By | December 16, 2013

Two research groups have developed a database of human gene knockouts generated from the new genome editing technology.  

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Mutant Mice Live Longer

By | August 29, 2013

Reducing the levels of mTOR in rodents extends their lifespan by about 20 percent, though not without consequences.

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Single-Gene Knockout Collection Created

By | August 25, 2013

Researchers develop several thousand haploid human cell lines, each with a different gene mutant.

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Cancer’s First Step

By | February 8, 2012

A single mutant cell breaks free of its neighbors in the early stages of cancer development.

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