Expanding the CRISPR Toolbox: Targeting RNA with Cas13b.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

In this issue of Molecular Cell, Smargon et al. (2017) unearth Cas13b from type VI-B CRISPR-Cas immune systems and characterize its RNA-guided, RNA-targeting activity, including regulation by the novel co-factors Csx27 and Csx28, as well as non-specific collateral RNA damage.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Barrangou, R; Gersbach, CA

Published Date

  • February 2017

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 65 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 582 - 584

PubMed ID

  • 28212745

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1097-4164

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1097-2765

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.molcel.2017.02.002


  • eng