These albino lizards are the world’s first gene-edited reptiles

Meet the world’s first gene-edited reptiles: albino lizards roughly the size of your index finger. Researchers used CRISPR-Cas9 to make the lizards, providing a technique for gene editing outside of major animal models. In their study, publishing August 27 in the journal┬áCell Reports, the researchers also show that the lizards can successfully pass gene-edited alleles … Read more These albino lizards are the world’s first gene-edited reptiles