The Van Pijkeren Laboratory is featured in several news articles that were recently published. MIT Technology Review published the article Edible CRISPR could replace antibiotics. Around the same time, the article Antibiotic alternatives, delivered by friendly microbes appeared on the Univerisity of Wisconsin-Madison news site. The magazine Futurism also dedicated an article to our work, entitled A new “CRISPR-pill” makes bacteria destroy its own DNA.
For a more detailed description, we refer to the NIH Reporter site where you can find a scientific abstract of our project.