How to knock down a gene?

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How to knock down a gene?

Post by steelcat » Mon Aug 24, 2009 11:14 pm

How to knock down a gene?
can scientists do it to human now?

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Post by biohazard » Tue Aug 25, 2009 7:11 am

Wikipedia has a fairly straightforward summary here:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gene_knockdown

And usually what can be done with mice can also be done with humans.

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