Quest Vol 20.2

From the Editor: My eyes were opened to the mind-boggling implications of gene editing after I watched a YouTube video seven years ago by Kurzgesagt, which was titled ‘Genetic engineering will change everything forever – CRISPR’. You can watch it here. CRISPR is of course a reference to the revolutionary CRISPR-Cas9 gene editing technique discovered by Jennifer Doudna and Emmanuelle Charpentier, which allows for the easy, fast and cheap editing of an organism’s genetic material, or DNA. Read fulltext pdf or access individual articles.