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CRISPR–Cas9 claim sets and the potential to stifle innovation

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Extremely broad claims surrounding Cas9 nucleases have the potential to stifle innovation in the field of genome editing.

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  1. Benjamin N. Gray and W. Murray Spruill are at Benson Hill Biosystems, Durham, North Carolina, USA.

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The authors are employees of Benson Hill Biosystems, which has filed intellectual property on its genome editing technologies.

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