Black Swans of CRISPR: Stochasticity and Complexity of Genetic Regulation.

  title={Black Swans of CRISPR: Stochasticity and Complexity of Genetic Regulation.},
  author={Kang Hao Cheong and Jin Ming Koh and Michael C. Jones},
  journal={BioEssays : news and reviews in molecular, cellular and developmental biology},
Recent waves of controversies surrounding genetic engineering have spilled into popular science in Twitter battles between reputable scientists and their followers. Here, a cautionary perspective on the possible blind spots and risks of CRISPR and related biotechnologies is presented, focusing in particular on the stochastic nature of cellular control processes. 
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