This video by Nature shows how our immune systems are at war with cancer. This animation shows monoclonal antibodies acting as valuable reinforcements to shore up our defenses–and help battle cancer.
New research from Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University and the University of Pittsburgh reveals that #HIV #DNA can be excised from the genomes of living animals to eliminate further infection. Link
It's National DNA Day! It's not only a celebration of the structure and sequence of the double-helix, but also the tireless commitment of researchers to understand the complexities of our genetic blueprint. As we revel in all things DNA, the GEN editorial staff has assembled a brief video timeline highlighting significant dates in DNA discovery. #DNADay
#CRISPR/Cas9 gene-editing system drops nuclease activity, gains cytidine deaminase activity, achieves efficient target-specific mutagenesis without resorting to cleavage. Link