Artificial-Enzyme Editing Rewrites Zebrafish DNA, Could be Useful in the Study of Diseases

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Zebrafish (Danio rerio) are a useful model for studying gene behavior and function. Researchers have been able to make custom changes in the zebrafish’s genome, using artificial enzymes to cut portions of DNA out of targeted positions in a gene sequence, which were replaced by synthetic DNA.

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