Brec1 Recombinase as cover image on the current "Nature Biotechnology" issue

Nature Biotechnology April issue
Nature Biotechnology April issue

The designer recombinase Brec1 is depicted on the cover image of the April 'Nature Biotechnology' issue . It shows Brec1 removing an HIV provirus from the genome of a T cell.

Brec1 was developed by a team of HPI and TU Dresden researchers. Their work was already published on February 22, 2016 as an advanced online publication.

Learn more about it: Press release about the Brec1 publication.