CRISPR, Eukaryotic Cells and Tennis Balls

Today I’m focusing on the decision passed down in the CRISPR patent cases.

Yes, that’s right, tennis balls have bounced in to help explain the complexities of the CRISPR patent cases.  Thursday in STAT, Sharon Begley, wrote a succinct piece giving 6 Takeaways from the US Patent and Trademark Office verdict on CRISPR.

Heidi Ledford, of Nature News reported Wednesday on the verdict and why officials at UC are upbeat following this week’s decision in favor of the Broad Institute.