Eliminating Lyme Disease from Nantucket Island

Michael Specter, The New Yorker, 2 January 2017, http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2017/01/02/rewriting-the-code-of-life

Kevin Esvelt of MIT is attempting to eliminate Lyme disease by releasing genetically modified mice onto Nantucket Island and in the process he is releasing all data related to his CRISPR experiments, bucking the trend of secrecy in science.  Michael Specter of the New Yorker interviewed Esvelt to understand how the science works and how Esvelt is engaging the community.

Author: Advanced Analytical

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