Gene-drives and active genetics [electronic resource] : introduction to gene-drives and their implications for health and society / Ethan Bier.Material type: FilmSeries: Henry Stewart talksBiomedical & life sciences collection. Gene-drives and active genetics: Publisher: London : Henry Stewart Talks, 2017Description: 1 online resource (1 streaming video file (31 min.) : color, sound)Subject(s): Genetic engineering -- Health aspects | Genetic engineering -- Moral and ethical aspects | Genetic engineering -- Social aspects | Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeats | DNA Breaks | DNA Repair | Gene Editing | Genetic Engineering -- ethics | Genetic Engineering -- methods | Genetics, Population | MutagenesisOnline resources: Click here to access online | Series
Animated audio-visual presentation with synchronized narration.
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Contents: Gene drives: overview -- CRISPR/Cas9 technology -- CRISPR/Cas9 DNA break repair -- Gene-drive elements spread rapidly in a population -- Active genetics: a new field -- Gene-drive systems -- Active genetics and drive effectors -- DNA repair mechanisms -- Mathematical modeling -- Social and ethical considerations.
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