The First Gene-Altered Squid Has Thrilled Biologists



On the left is an unmodified hatchling of a longfin inshore squid (Doryteuthis pealeii). The one on the right was injected with CRISPR-Cas9 targeting a pigmentation gene before the first cell division. It has very few pigmented cells and lighter eyes. Karen Crawford
https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2020/07/30/895733739/the-first-gene-altered-squid-has-thrilled-biologists

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