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Lab’s Doudna Makes Time Magazine’s ‘100 Most Influential’ List

Dr.-Doudna_frontpage02Doudna and Emmanuelle Charpentier were recognized for their development of CRISPR-Cas9 technology, which gives scientists the power to remove or add genetic material at will. Geneticists have used this technology to cut out HIV, to correct sickle-cell anemia, and to alter cancer cells to make them more susceptible to chemotherapy. More>