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Addgene Newsletter, February 2022

Hey there,
It’s almost spring, and we’re very excited to introduce you to our newest mascot….Abi! Abi the Antibody is joining Blugene and Aavery in celebration of our new recombinant antibodies service, launching in late March. Abi enjoys scavenger hunts and locksmithing, and hopes to help you track down the perfect antibody for your experiment!
Abi the antibody

In the rest of the newsletter, you’ll find:
  • Our new CRISPR Prime Edit page
  • Hot Plasmids
  • Our favorite recent blog posts
New CRISPR Prime Edit page

Interested in using Prime editing for “drag and drop” CRISPR edits? Check out Addgene’s new Prime Edit page, featuring Prime plasmids for mammalian cells, bacteria, plants, and more! 

You can also check out our blog post on PASTE, a new “drag and drop” CRISPR editing method which allows for kilobases’ worth of DNA to be precisely inserted.

See our CRISPR Prime Edit collection

 New hot plasmids 🔥

Every few months we highlight a subset of the new plasmids and viral preps in the repository through our hot plasmids articles. Here's what you'll find in the latest Hot Plasmids

  • Anti-FLAG Frankenbodie

  • Using Cas12a for multiplexed gene perturbation in genetic screens

  • The Penn State Protein Ladder 

  •  CasMINI, a miniature CRISPR-Cas system


📝 From the blog: Find tools for your research 📝

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