Gene-editing could eliminate malaria

June 28, 2017
Innovators Magazine: Researchers from UC Berkeley and UC Riverside have used CRISPR/Cas9 gene-editing tech to alter the genome of the mosquitoes to neutralize their potency, a breakthrough that could lead to wiping out the diseases they transmit across continents. John Marshall, professor of Biostatistics and Epidemiology at the School, is quoted.Read the full article here.