Illustration by Anuj Shrestha

Can Gene-Edited Mice in Nantucket Kill Lyme Disease?

Biotech researchers at MIT want to battle Lyme using CRISPR. What could go wrong?

“The assumption is that the fewer infected ticks, the fewer cases there will be.”

Former staff writer at Medium, where I covered biotech, genetics, and Covid-19 for OneZero, Future Human, Elemental, and the Coronavirus Blog.

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