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The people, places, and things driving the gene-editing revolution

For a technology with world-bending potential, most Crispr innovations and businesses can be traced back to surprisingly few scientists and their labs. Like evolution itself, the field is constantly branching in new directions, but the same names and terms keep popping up. Understand them, and you’ll have at least a passing chance of faking your way through a cocktail party discussion.

The technologies

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