Recent Examples of nuclease from the Web
Enzymes called nucleases can destroy the stringy substance within minutes.
Zhang's team created its RNA base-editor system by fusing gRNA with a different dead nuclease, dCas13, and a natural enzyme that converts A to I in RNA.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'nuclease.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
First Known Use of nuclease
Learn More about nuclease
Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about nuclease
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up nuclease? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).