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In the study about pigs, published in the journal Science, a team of researchers including the founders of the company eGenesis Inc., used Crispr to inactivate all 62 copies of porcine endogenous retroviruses, or PERVs, in pig cells.
Spiegel notes that while these reflective regions of the brain are activated, parts of the brain associated with taking action are inactivated.
When one is inactivated by mutation, the color becomes either reddish or dusky purple.
Last month, Sanofi SA sanofi-s-a ended development efforts on its Zika vaccine, based on an inactivated or killed Zika virus.
An activity key – actually a waterproof wrist band, $400 – will lock and unlock the Discovery, allowing the wearer to leave the key fob safely locked, and inactivated, inside the vehicle while enjoying a range of activities, including swimming.
CRISPR/Cas9 cuts DNA at specified targets, inactivating or altering gene sequences.
In the fine print, the committee recommendation explains that there are a lack of data on safety of approved inactivated vaccines during pregnancy.
The vaccines currently available for both strains are killed, or inactivated, vaccines that contain a dead virus.
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medical Definition of inactivate
- inactivate the complement of normal serum by heat
- inactivate bacteria
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