CRISPR: Antibodies Part I, describes a method of genetic engineering that is rewriting the way we change DNA.
- What does the acronym CRISPR stand for?
- What advantage did the foreign DNA provide to the bacteria? Be specific about how the bacteria are using the foreign DNA as protection.
- What are some of the controversies/potential dangers that they discussed with respect to the use of this new technology?
- This discovery has been turned into a gene editing tool (CRISPR). How does it work?