Patrick McGrath portrait

Patrick McGrath portrait

Georgia Tech researcher Patrick McGrath holds up a dish containing microscopic C. elegans roundworms. In a novel discovery, McGrath linked vast life history trade-offs to a single, tiny mutation. On the screen, the magnification of a C. elegans being injected with CRISPR Cas9 to confirm the mutation's effects.

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Research Horizons

Life Sciences and Biology, Research
C. elegans, CRISPR, evolution, life history, mutation, Patrick McGrath, trade-off
  • Created By: Ben Brumfield
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Jul 28, 2016 - 11:13am
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 10:55pm