Protein Modeling/CRISPR-Cas9

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The CRISPR Cas9 protein is the topic of Protein Modeling for the 2018-2019 School Year.

Function

According to Wikipedia, the CRISPR genes, including Cas9, function as a bacterial immune system against bacteriophages.

Structure

The Cas9 protein has a bi-lobed structure.

Further Reading

Wikipedia

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