Endocrine Journal
Online ISSN : 1348-4540
Print ISSN : 0918-8959
ISSN-L : 0918-8959
Genome editing: A breakthrough in life science and medicine
Izuho HatadaTakuro Horii
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Article ID: EJ15-0716


Genome editing technologies represent a major breakthrough that has dramatically altered strategies in a wide range of biological studies. Genome editing simplifies and accelerates the creation of animal disease models and enables construction of models in most animal species, even those that are not amenable to conventional gene targeting technology.

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