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CRISPR for Cryptosporidium

Study of the diarrhoea-causing pathogen Cryptosporidium has been hindered by a lack of genetic-modification and culture tools. A description of genome editing and propagation methods for the parasite changes this picture. See Letter p.477

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Figure 1: Modification and culture of Cryptosporidium.

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Beverley, S. CRISPR for Cryptosporidium. Nature 523, 413–414 (2015). https://doi.org/10.1038/nature14636

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