Mosquitoes swat back via resistance to CRISPR gene drive

February 8, 2017 admin 3

What’s more worrisome, potential disease-carrying mosquitoes or releasing self-perpetuating CRISPR gene drive out into the wide world to combat them? We know how the mosquitoes would answer that question, right? And they are fighting back, in a sense, at least […]

Harmit Malik

Conversation with Harmit Malik on Gene Drive

August 16, 2015 admin 0

Gene drive is a powerful, emerging genetic technology that can force genetic modification into an entire population. For more background on gene drive you can read my previous post. It’s a very exciting, but potentially dangerous technology with sizable possible risks. […]