Pardis Sabeti Part of Scientific Team that Adapted CRISPR-Based Diagnostic Platform

April 14, 2017
Pardis Sabeti

Pardis Sabeti is part of a scientific team from the Broad Institute, McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT, the Institute for Medical Engineering and Science at MIT, and the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University, that has adapted a CRISPR protein that targets RNA (rather than DNA), for use as a rapid, inexpensive, highly sensitive diagnostic tool with the potential to transform research and global public health. Their study is published today in Science. News: Science MagazineMIT News, Tech Times, 360dx

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