Non-CRISPR Genome-Editing Technologies Find Niche in Biotech Applications | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – CRISPR is no longer an upstart technology — it is now a genome-editing regime that has almost completely taken over in research. But there are a few well-carved out niches left for non-CRISPR technologies, notably in clinical and agricultural biotechnology, where companies are on the cusp of bringing new products to market using transcription activator-like effector nucleases (TALENs) and zinc finger nucleases (ZFNs).

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