Watch | 2020 Chemistry Nobel for developing CRISPR/Cas9 genetic scissors

A video on the 2020 Nobel Prize in Chemistry which was awarded to Emmanuelle Charpentier and Jennifer A. Doudna

October 07, 2020 07:01 pm | Updated 07:01 pm IST

The 2020 Nobel Prize in Chemistry was awarded to Emmanuelle Charpentier and Jennifer A. Doudna. It was awarded “for the development of a method for genome editing .” They developed the CRISPR/Cas9 genetic scissors. It is considered an important tool in gene technology.

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