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Latest Zinc finger Stories

2014-07-07 12:28:43

CRISPR/Cas9 system allows researchers to quickly and precisely edit DNA ST.

2014-05-06 08:33:26

Innovative paired-nickase design provides breakthrough that minimizes off-target effects to accelerate genetic research ST.

2014-04-28 10:17:33

A next-generation genome editing system developed by Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) investigators substantially decreases the risk of producing unwanted, off-target gene mutations.

2013-10-01 15:33:50

Scientists at the University of Wisconsin-Madison have made a discovery that, if replicated in humans, suggests a shortage of zinc may contribute to diseases like Alzheimer's and Parkinson's, which have been linked to defective proteins clumping together in the brain.


Word of the Day
adustion
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.
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