Science & Tech Notes 2020 (#1): Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2020; Nobel Prize in Physics 2020

Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2020 The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences awarded the 2020 Nobel Prize in Chemistry to Emmanuelle Charpentier and Jennifer Doudna for their work on CRISPR, a method of genome editing. A genome is the full set of genetic “instructions” that determine how an organism will develop. Using CRISPR, researchers can cut …

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