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UCR researchers develop transgenic mosquitoes to help reduce spread of infectious diseases

15:11 EST 14 Nov 2017 | News-Medical.net

Researchers at the University of California, Riverside have developed transgenic mosquitoes that stably express the Cas9 enzyme in their germline. The addition of Cas9 will enable the use of the CRISPR gene editing tool to make efficient, targeted changes to the mosquitoes' DNA.

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