CRISPR

COVID-19 testing: Robotic platform helps to scale up capacity

COVID-19 testing: Robotic platform helps to scale up capacity

Researchers havee repurposed robotic technology normally used for synthetic biology research to help with testing for COVID-19.

Using CRISPR to knock down gene messages

Using CRISPR to knock down gene messages

Researchers have harnessed CRISPR technology to target gene messages (messenger RNA) involved in early vertebrate

Harnessing the power of CRISPR in space and time

Harnessing the power of CRISPR in space and time

Researchers have developed the revolutionary “CRISPR-Switch”, which enables unprecedented control of the CRISPR technique in both space and time.

Using CRISPR to detect diseases

Using CRISPR to detect diseases

Researchers present sensor prototype that can rapidly, precisely, and cost-effectively measure molecular signals for cancer.

Revolutionising CRISPR-Cas

Revolutionising CRISPR-Cas

Researchers have refined the famous CRISPR-Cas method. Now, for the very first time, it is possible to modify dozens, if not hundreds, of genes in a cell simultaneously.

CRISPR-powered device detects genetic mutations in minutes

CRISPR-powered device detects genetic mutations in minutes

Engineers have combined CRISPR with electronic transistors made from graphene to create a new hand-held device that can detect specific genetic mutations in a matter of minutes.