Gene editing

Gene Editing and Embryology Facility at EMBL Rome

Editing the mouse genome to study SARS-CoV-2 infection

To study how SARS-CoV-2 infects cells, the Gene Editing and Embryology Facility (GEEF) at EMBL Rome will generate mice that express a human version of a protein called ACE2. The mouse line will be shared with preclinical research collaborators carrying out vaccine and antibody trials, and with the…

By Rossana De Lorenzi


Photo of University of Cambridge professor Tim Lewens

Editing the ethical code

Professor Tim Lewens challenges the human genome’s unique place in bioethics

By Josh Tapley


Miki Ebisuya at EMBL Barcelona

Welcome: Miki Ebisuya

New group leader at EMBL Barcelona creates artificial biological systems to study animal development

By Emma Steer


New Platform Transforms CRISPR Gene Editor Into Precision Tool. IMAGE: Irvine/NIST

CRISPR: from clipping scissors to word processor

New platform transforms CRISPR gene editor into precision tool

By Iris Kruijen



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