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Reprogrammed CRISPR-Cas13b suppresses SARS-CoV-2 replication and circumvents its mutational escape through mismatch tolerance


Mohamed Fareh, Wei Zhao, Wenxin Hu, Joshua M.L. Casan, Amit Kumar, Jori Symons, Jennifer M. Zerbato, Danielle Fong, Ilia Voskoboinik, Paul G. Ekert, Rajeev Rudraraju, Damian F.J. Purcell, Sharon R. Lewin, Joseph A. Trapani


Nature Communications, Volume 12, Issue 1, 2021-12-01, Article number 4270

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