Black Lives Matter

"History is not the past. It is the present."

Photo by Allan Warren, CC BY-SA 3.0
“Now, more than ever, we must unite and confront with determination and resolve the forces of hatred, intolerance, and division.”
Carol Christ, Chancellor

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2012

CRISPR gene editing

UC Berkeley professor Jennifer Doudna, Martin Jinek of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Emmanuelle Charpentier of the Laboratory for Molecular Infection Medicine-Sweden discover a simple, precise and inexpensive method for cutting…

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