Application of CRISPR/Cas-based Technology

CRISPR/Cas-based gene editing has recently emerged as a versatile technology for inducing precise genetic alterations in a number of different species, including mice and rats. Given the importance of genetically engineered mice in modeling human disease, the power of CRISPR has the potential to revolutionize the field of custom rodent model generation and facilitate biomedical research.

Taconic Biosciences' recent White Paper Application of CRISPR/Cas-based Technology to the Rapid Generation of Genetically Engineered Mice covers the following topics:

  • Gene Editing vs. Gene Manipulation
  • How CRISPR/Cas-based Gene Editing Works
  • In-Vivo Gene Editing Technology versus Conventional Genetic Engineering Methods
  • The Advantages and Limitations of Gene Editing Technologies
  • The Time Advantages of CRISPR/Cas

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