Reengineering Life

The First Gene-Edited Squid in History Is a Biological Breakthrough

The modified squid could be useful for brain research

Green-filtered photo of three Woods Hole squid against background of DNA molecules.
Doryteuthis pealeii, often called the Woods Hole squid. Photo illustration; Image source: Roger Hanlon, Marine Biological Laboratory

Reengineering Life is a series from OneZero about the astonishing ways genetic technology is changing humanity and the world around us.

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