Tag: gene editing

TechAccel Invests in Solving Global Food Crisis

TechAccel Invests in Solving Global Food Crisis

July 15, 2017 |

In Missouri, tech and venture development company TechAccel now has five equity investments and engaged science advancement projects in the works at 20 affiliated research universities in the U.S. and internationally that are focused on finding solutions to the world’s growing food needs. The projects focus on agriculture and animal health issues including RNA interference […]

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Biotech’s biggest breakthrough: The Digest’s 2016 Multi-Slide Guide to CRISPR and Caribou Biosystems

Biotech’s biggest breakthrough: The Digest’s 2016 Multi-Slide Guide to CRISPR and Caribou Biosystems

November 23, 2016 |

Caribou Biosciences provides solutions for cellular engineering and analysis based on the CRISPR-Cas9 technology for gene editing — a technique where DNA is inserted, replaced, or removed from a genome using artificially engineered nucleases. It’s been arguably the hottest advance in biotech, ever — and Caribou has been raising monster venture rounds as it turns this […]

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