CRISPR-Cas9

CRISPR-Cas9 is a gene editing system that has been described as an easy way of making genetic changes in an organism. It is a powerful tool that has the potential for large impacts for individuals as well as everyone. Watch the videos in order to learn what CRISPR is about, how it works, the positive potential it may have as well as possible negative ones. Pick one of the five topics below: I picked “All CRISPR research should be banned indefinitely.” Do you agree? Why? ( I disagree) She asked us to remember this is a science course (microbiology) ; please keep your essay limited to scientific aspects of CRISPR. These are the videos we were provided to watch https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=avMlYg5oEu0 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MnYppmstxls https://www.ted.com/talks/jennifer_doudna we can now edit our dna but let s do it wisely https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4YKFw2KZA5o https://www.ted.com/talksrjennifer_kahn_gene_editing_can_now_change_an_entire_species_forever

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