NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Broad Institute researcher David Liu and his colleagues have developed a Cas9 variant that is capable of recognizing a broader range of protospacer adjacent motif (PAM) sequences than the most commonly used Cas9 from Streptococcus pyogenes (SpCas9), while also achieving greater DNA specificity and substantially lower genome-wide off-target activity.

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