KidzTube
Welcome
Login / Register

CRISPR: A Gene-Editing Superpower

Thanks! Share it with your friends!

URL

You disliked this video. Thanks for the feedback!

Sorry, only registred users can create playlists.
URL


 Biology   |   Science
 Find Related Videos  added
317 Views

Description

Any molecular biologist will tell you that genetic engineering is tricky. But up until recently we might be witnessing a new age in human development.

Hosted by: Michael Aranda
----------
Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow
----------
Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters -- we couldn't make SciShow without them! Shout out to Patrick Merrithew, Will and Sonja Marple, Thomas J., Kevin Bealer, Chris Peters, charles george, Kathy & Tim Philip, Tim Curwick, Bader AlGhamdi, Justin Lentz, Patrick D. Ashmore, Mark Terrio-Cameron, Benny, Fatima Iqbal, Accalia Elementia, Kyle Anderson, and Philippe von Bergen.
----------
Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/scishow
----------
Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet?
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow
Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow
Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com
Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow
----------
Sources:
http://www.nature.com/news/crispr-gene-editing-is-just-the-beginning-1.19510
http://www.nature.com/news/crispr-the-disruptor-1.17673
http://www.nature.com/news/biologists-create-more-precise-molecular-scissors-for-genome-editing-1.18932
http://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2015/12/who-edits-the-gene-editors/418209/
http://www.nature.com/nbt/journal/v33/n9/abs/nbt.3290.html
http://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2016/01/the-most-exciting-uses-of-gene-editing-technology-involve-no-editing/422619/
http://www.nature.com/news/crispr-1.17547
https://www.broadinstitute.org/what-broad/areas-focus/project-spotlight/questions-and-answers-about-crispr
http://sitn.hms.harvard.edu/flash/2014/crispr-a-game-changing-genetic-engineering-technique/
http://www.yourgenome.org/facts/what-is-genetic-engineering
http://wyss.harvard.edu/staticfiles/newsroom/pressreleases/Gene%20drives%20FAQ%20FINAL.pdf
http://www.smithsonianmag.com/innovation/kill-all-mosquitos-180959069/?no-ist
https://www.jax.org/news-and-insights/jax-blog/2014/march/pros-and-cons-of-znfs-talens-and-crispr-cas
http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2016/06/human-crispr-trial-proposed
http://www.nature.com/news/chinese-scientists-to-pioneer-first-human-crispr-trial-1.20302?WT.mc_id=SFB_NNEWS_1508_RHBox
http://www.nature.com/news/uk-scientists-gain-licence-to-edit-genes-in-human-embryos-1.19270
http://www.nature.com/news/first-crispr-clinical-trial-gets-green-light-from-us-panel-1.20137
http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2016/04/crispr-debate-fueled-publication-second-human-embryo-editing-paper
http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2015/04/chinese-paper-embryo-engineering-splits-scientific-community
http://www.nature.com/news/gene-editing-method-tackles-hiv-in-first-clinical-test-1.14813
http://www.nature.com/nbt/journal/v34/n1/full/nbt.3439.html


Images:
https://sites.tufts.edu/crispr/crispr-background/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anopheles#/media/File:Anopheles_stephensi.jpeg

Post your comment

Comments

Be the first to comment






RSS