by Andrea Smidler, Charleston Noble, Jason Olejarz, Joanna Buchthal, John Min, and Kevin Esvelt
Published: Oct 16, 2017
RNA-guided gene drive elements could address many ecological problems by altering the traits of wild organisms, but the likelihood of global spread tremendously complicates ethical development and use. Here we detail a localized form of CRISPR-based gene drive.
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