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  • Researchers identified a single-effector Cas, Cas7-11, that architecturally diverges from previous CRISPR single- or multi-component systems and can possess RNA knockdown activity without detectable collateral activity in mammalian cells.

    • Lei Tang
    Research Highlight
  • This month, we celebrate the value and beauty of images of biological processes captured by microscopes.

  • An artificial system models the mechanical properties of the tumor microenvironment in vitro.

    • Madhura Mukhopadhyay
    Research Highlight
  • Directed evolution of adeno-associated virus capsids with the DELIVER approach generates tissue-specific viruses.

    • Nina Vogt
    Research Highlight
  • Four independent research groups have used proximity ligation techniques to profile the in vivo mouse secretome.

    • Rita Strack
    Research Highlight
  • The proliferation of versatile open software and hardware for microscopy is helping to democratize biological imaging for both current and aspiring scientists.

    • Michael Eisenstein
    Technology Feature

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