Emmanuelle Charpentier and Jennifer A. Doudna have been awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for developing the CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing tool. "There is enormous power in this genetic tool, which affects us all. It has not only revolutionized basic science, but also resulted in innovative crops and will lead to ground-breaking new medical treatments," said Claes Gustafsson, chair of the Nobel Committee for Chemistry.
Charpentier, Doudna win Nobel Prize in Chemistry for CRISPR tool
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