The CRISPR revolution!
Who is this couple that hits the headlines of the newspapers? Who has so much to say, tweets and overshadows the GMO debate? No, it’s not a new star couple. The name of this duo is CRISPR/Cas9. It enables the easy and accurate modification of DNA, the source of genetic information in living organisms. This technique is becoming so essential that it earned the Science’s 2015 Breakthrough of the Year award.