Genetic ‘Hitchhikers’ Can Be Directed Using CRISPR
NC State researchers use CRISPR to make large scale genetic changes to bacteria by co-opting a natural process.
In Ironic Twist, CRISPR System Used to Befuddle Bacteria
NC State researchers flip the script by engineering a virus to carry a CRISPR system to change a bacterium’s genes.
Researchers Lift the Veil on Stubborn Probiotic
Painstaking work on a recalcitrant bacterium could lead to improved probiotics.
NC State’s Barrangou Wins Canada Gairdner Award
Rodolphe Barrangou wins prestigious Gairdner Award for pioneering the gene-editing system known as CRISPR.