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TED Talks: Season 2016

2016x185 Ellen Jorgensen: What you need to know about CRISPR
TV-PG

  • 2016-10-03T04:00:00Z on YouTube
  • 15 mins
  • United States
  • Documentary, Special Interest

Should we bring back the wooly mammoth? Or edit a human embryo? Or wipe out an entire species that we consider harmful? The genome-editing technology CRISPR has made extraordinary questions like these legitimate -- but how does it work? Scientist and community lab advocate Ellen Jorgensen is on a mission to explain the myths and realities of CRISPR, hype-free, to the non-scientists among us.

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