genome

Cas9 + sgRNA

standard CRISPR-Cas9 Through Eyes of Two Leaders in the Field

In a comprehensive and definitive review published in Science, Jennifer Doudna and Emmanuelle Charpentier, two scientist who made seminal discoveries leading to the current boom in genome engineering, walk us through the (brief) history, scientific applications, and future promise of […]

standard New Insect Genome-Hosting Resource

The 5000 arthropod genomes initiative (i5k) has announced its new online genome repository, the i5k Workspace@NAL, in a paper in Nucleic Acids Research (Poelchau et al 2014). The Workspace@NAL, hosted at the National Agricultural Library, promises to be a useful resource […]