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The ruling is the latest decision in the fight between the Broad and the University of California for control over the bulk of the IP rights to CRISPR-Cas9.

Canopy offers products and services for gene editing, gene expression analysis and regulation, and bioprocessing, as well as a multi-omic immune profiling platform.

The panel also said that if any nation does decide to allow germline genome editing, its use should be limited to preventing serious monogenic diseases.

The tests are designed to detect viral RNA in individual respiratory specimens, while BayCare's tests can be used with pooled samples.

The CRISPR-COVID assay, which is the first CRISPR-based test for SARS-CoV-2 in China, is faster than PCR-based testing, the researchers said.

The Redwood City, California-based company said it will use the funds to add new capabilities to its platforms for producing CRISPR reagents and engineered cells.

The de novo directional genomic hybridization technology is designed to enable the measurement of simple, complex, and heterogenous structural variants.

The gene editing and gene modulation technologies firm attributed the decline to the impact of the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic on its research reagents business.

The company has taken an exclusive license to the Casɸ proteins and is working to characterize their capabilities to determine how they can best be used.

The kit, which received EUA from the FDA in May, will be used to test clinical samples from patients at D-HH member hospitals.

Researchers used the system to precisely deplete mRNA transcripts in zebrafish embryos and showed that it can also be used in medaka, killifish, and mouse.

The seven technologies feature different methods, including CRISPR and microfluidics, and can be performed in many settings and with a variety of sample types.

Caspr's assay can be transported at room temperature and performed without complex external equipment, making it ideal for low-resource environments.

The research network said in a statement that precision breeding techniques are needed to achieve the UN's Sustainable Development Goals.

Tropic Bio will use its GEiGS (Gene Editing induced Gene Silencing) platform to develop desirable agricultural traits in BASF's strategic crop varieties.

The technology could be developed into therapies for diseases caused by DNA transversion point mutations, and used to conduct molecular research on such conditions.

The CasΦ nuclease, which was first discovered in February, is one of the most compact CRISPR proteins ever found, and is active in both human and plant cells.

The percentage of perfectly modified alleles using the new base editor is more than 6,000-fold for disease correction compared with the current BE4max editor.

UCSF's test, developed with Mammoth Biosciences, uses CRISPR technology, while the tests from the Broad Institute and BioSewoom are PCR-based.

Unlike previously described cytidine deaminases, this toxin catalyzes the deamination of cytidines within double-stranded DNA, the researchers said.

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Reuters reports that Germany is seeking to sequence 5 percent of patient samples that test positive for SARS-CoV-2.

23andMe and Medscape say primary care physicians are increasingly more comfortable with discussing direct-to-consumer genetic testing results.

The publisher of the Science family of journals will allow some authors to place peer-reviewed versions of their papers into publicly accessible repositories.

In Science this week: analysis of genome-wide association studies of chronic kidney disease, and more.