What is CRISPR/Cas9? (for beginners – with summary in German language)

This video relates to the introduction of CRISPR-Cas9 that is a gene-editing technology. It also contains a summary in German

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Probable cause of growth stunted disorder has been found; Research

Scientists have found the probable cause of the IMAGe syndrome, which is responsible for restricted growth in babies.

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Switch-on the insulin producing gene remotely; research

Researchers have controlled the insulin producing genes in the mice with the help of radio waves.

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U.K. based company has developed DNA sequencer of the size of USB memory stick

Oxford Nanopore Technologies Ltd., U.K. based biotechnological company, has introduced “MinION” i.e. a DNA strand sequencer of the size of

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Researchers have found the defective gene responsible for prostate cancer

Researchers have found the faulty gene that may lead to prostate cancer. This research has been done by a team

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Genes involved in platelet formation

Researchers have found 68 regions of genome that affects the size and number of platelets, which are responsible for clotting

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5-7% of Breast cancer cases are caused by Genetic recombinations

Researchers have found that changes in genes lead to significant amount of cases of breast cancer. This study has been

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New variants of gene related to Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Scientists have found many rare gene variants responsible for Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD). This research has opened new insights into

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Bacteria of Black Death plague are similar to the modern bacteria

Scientists, for the first time, have restructured the genome of a pathogen that was the cause of Black Death or

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Reason for some asthma patients not responding to treatment

Researchers have recently published a finding that will help 40% of patients to show better response to steroid inhalers in

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