Wednesday, June 29, 2011

Evolution Machine: Genetic Engineering On Fastforward

"I think it is a big revolution in genome engineering," says Kristala Jones Prather, a bioengineer at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology who is not part of Church's collaboration. "You don't have to already know what the answer is. You can manipulate multiple things at a time, and let the cell find a solution for you."

by Jo Marchant, New Scientist (