DEVELOPMENT OF GENE TARGETING IN C. ELEGANS AND D. RERIO USING ZINC FINGER


Year of Award:
2006
Award Type:
R21
Project Number:
CA120681
RFA Number:
RFA-CA-06-002
Technology Track:
Molecular & Cellular Analysis Technologies
PI/Project Leader:
PORTEUS, MATTHEW H
Other PI or Project Leader:
N/A
Institution:
UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS SW MED CTR
The goal of this research is to develop methods for the precise modification of specific target genes in two important genetic model organisms, the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans and the zebrafish Danio rerio. Both nematodes and fish are powerful experim