A Brief Guide to the Current CRISPR Landscape
A Brief Guide to the Current CRISPR Landscape
Hundreds of CRISPR patents have been granted around the world, and the number of applications continues to grow at a rapid pace.
A Brief Guide to the Current CRISPR Landscape
A Brief Guide to the Current CRISPR Landscape

Hundreds of CRISPR patents have been granted around the world, and the number of applications continues to grow at a rapid pace.

Hundreds of CRISPR patents have been granted around the world, and the number of applications continues to grow at a rapid pace.

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USPTO Restarts CRISPR Patent Dispute Between Broad and UC
USPTO Restarts CRISPR Patent Dispute Between Broad and UC
Jef Akst | Jun 26, 2019
The US patent office declares an interference between the intellectual property held by the Broad Institute and several patent applications filed by the University of California—opposite its previous ruling.
A Toolmaker
A Toolmaker
The Scientist Staff | Jun 1, 2019
Meet the University of Toronto’s Yu Sun, whose work developing magnetic tweezers is featured in our Modus Operandi column.
AI Uses Images and Omics to Decode Cancer
AI Uses Images and Omics to Decode Cancer
Amber Dance | May 1, 2019
Machine learning can analyze photographs of cancer, tumor pathology slides, and genomes. Now, scientists are poised to integrate that information into cancer uber-models.
Opinion: AI Beats Animal Testing at Finding Toxic Chemicals
Opinion: AI Beats Animal Testing at Finding Toxic Chemicals
Thomas Hartung | May 1, 2019
Machine learning could be the key to reducing the use of animals in experiments.
A Primer: Artificial Intelligence Versus Neural Networks
A Primer: Artificial Intelligence Versus Neural Networks
Jef Akst | May 1, 2019
A brief history of AI, machine learning, artificial neural networks, and deep learning.
Computational Tools Sort Signal from Noise
Computational Tools Sort Signal from Noise
Carolyn Wilke | May 1, 2019
Researchers are developing computational approaches to extract information from multiple sets of single-cell sequencing data.
Our Top 10 Innovations Competition Is Accepting Submissions
Our Top 10 Innovations Competition Is Accepting Submissions
The Scientist Staff | Apr 29, 2019
Enter your new product to have a chance at being selected for a coveted spot in The Scientist’s 2019 contest.
Infographic: Functional Characterization of Microproteins
Infographic: Functional Characterization of Microproteins
Annie Rathore | Apr 1, 2019
Analyzing protein-protein interactions can shed light on what tiny proteins do in the cell.
The Dark Matter of the Human Proteome
The Dark Matter of the Human Proteome
Annie Rathore | Apr 1, 2019
Advances in the functional characterization of newly discovered microproteins hint at diverse roles in health and disease.