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CRISPR can transform bad fat into good fat, helping us stay lean and fighting diabetes

Science News | 
Too much of the bad white [fat], which stores energy, makes us obese. The brown type burns energy, helping us ...
crispr editorial

Sharpening CRISPR gene-editing accuracy with ‘molecular glue’

University of Wisconsin-Madison | 
[A]lthough [CRISPR] technology reliably finds and cuts the targeted stretch of DNA sequence, fixing that cut as desired has been ...
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Switchgrass biofuel? New gene that makes plant sterile could ease contamination concerns

Switchgrass has been lauded as a promising source of biofuel.... Genetically modifying switchgrass could boost crop yields and its commercial ...
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