Researchers from the Yan Zhang Lab in the Department of Biochemistry at the University of Michigan have discovered a single protein that can perform CRISPR-style, precise programmable cutting on both DNA and RNA. This protein is among the first few Cas9 proteins to work on both types of genetic material without artificial helper components.
Molecular Cell selected Beth Rousseau as the only featured author in their "Meet the Authors" Session for this issue.
See the Press Release HERE
Read about the featured author, Beth Rousseau HERE
Read the published paper HERE in Molecular Cell