The previous article briefed us on the bacterial origins of the CRISPR-Cas9 technology. It also gave us a glimpse into the Cas9 protein’s ability to edit DNA. In this article, we see how enterprising scientists created an astonishing gene-editing technology centred around Cas9.
Since the outbreak of coronavirus, the world as a whole was introduced to the versatility of viruses and their immense ability to adapt and spread. The infectious agents afflict humans, animals and plants, but do they have other victims too?