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If you can't see me you can't bite me: CRISPR experiments target altering mosquitoes to make them blind to humans

If you can’t see me you can’t bite me: CRISPR experiments target altering mosquitoes to make them blind to humans

New York Times | 
For the first time, scientists have used the gene-editing tool Crispr-Cas9 to render humans effectively invisible in the eyes of ...
Meet black footed ferret Elizabeth Ann, the first cloned endangered species in North America

Meet black footed ferret Elizabeth Ann, the first cloned endangered species in North America

New York Times | 
Elizabeth Ann had just turned 21 days old — surely a milestone for any ferret but a particularly meaningful one ...
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