+ Lexology article on "New CRISPR Technology May Be a Breakthrough for Low-Cost Disease Diagnostics"
May 2017

+ Berkeley News article on "Pac-Man-like CRISPR enzymes have potential for disease diagnostics"
May 2017

+ Vox article on "How scientists are creating synthetic life from scratch"
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+ Gizmodo article on "CRISPR Could Transform the Way We Diagnose Disease"
May 2017

+ LabNews article on "Pac-Man like CRISPR enzymes discovered"
May 2017

+ Homeland Preparedness News article on "CRISPR enzymes show promise for disease diagnostics"
May 2017

+ PLOS Synbio Community Blog article on "Cell-free synbio: a technology whose time has come"
May 2017

+ Wired article on "CRISPR kills HIV and eats Zika 'like Pac-man'. Its next target? Cancer"
May 2017

+ Nature article on "Nucleic acid detection — it's elementary with SHERLOCK!"
May 2017

+ Nature article on "Therapeutic developments: Masters of medicine"
May 2017

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Featured Publications

+ Gootenberg JS, Abudayyeh OO, Lee JW, Essletzbichler P, Dy AJ, Joung J, Verdine V, Donghia N, Daringer NM, Freije CA, Myhrvold C, Bhattacharyya RP, Livny J, Regev A, Koonin EV, Hung DT, Sabeti PC, Collins JJ and Zhang F. Nucleic acid detection with CRISPR-Cas13a/C2c2. Science 356: 438-442 (2017). [pdf file]

+ Meylan S, Porter CBM, Yang JH, Belenky P, Gutierrez A, Lobritz MA, Park J, Kim SH, Moskowitz SM and Collins JJ. Carbon sources tune antibiotic susceptibility in Pseudomonas aeruginosa via tricarboxylic acid cycle control. Cell Chemical Biology 24: 195-206 (2017). [pdf file]

+ Del Vecchio D, Abdallah H, Qian Y and Collins JJ. A blueprint for a synthetic genetic feedback controller to reprogram cell fate. Cell Systems 4: 109-120 (2017). [pdf file]

+ Braff D, Shis D and Collins JJ. Synthetic biology platform technologies for antimicrobial applications. Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews 105: 35-43 (2016). [pdf file]

+ Pardee K, Slomovic S, Nguyen PQ, Lee JW, Donghia N, Burrill D, Ferrante T, McSorley FR, Furuta Y, Vernet A, Lewandowski M, Boddy CN, Joshi NS and Collins JJ. Portable, on-demand biomolecular manufacturing. Cell 167: 248-259 (2016). [pdf file]

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