New frontiers in gene editing

From the new Berkeley Engineer : Bioengineers are developing techniques and tools to advance CRISPR-Cas9 applications, which could have implications for nearly every genetic disease.

Photo: Bioengineering professor Niren Murthy. Letters in the image represent the nucleobases that make up DNA: Adenine, cytosine, guanine and thymine. (Photo and graphics by Adam Lau)

Photo illustration of Barack Obama, Mark Zuckerberg and Elizabeth Warren

Moments of untruth

From the new Berkeley Engineer : Researchers are using machine learning techniques to expose deepfake videos, manipulated images and other types of digital deception.

close-up of the fault interface, as viewed through the slider block from a high angle.

At fault

Earthquake engineers are taking research on asperities to a new level, studying fault mechanics at nanoscale.

Dean Tsu-Jae King Liu greets students at a Berkeley Engineering community event.

Dean's note: A heart for students in engineering

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