Genetic EngineeringJarrell to Automate Insertion, Deletion with Mod. Genetics | GenomeWeb

Kevin Jarrell has been a gene engineer ever since his days as an undergraduate at Ohio State University. But he never did think much of the laborious manner through which insertion, deletion, gene modification, and recombination were accomplished. “It’s more like craftwork than a high-throughput, automated engineering system,” he says of the technologies that haven’t changed much since they were invented in the late ’70s and early ’80s.

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