Using CRISPR to Find Powerful Anti-cancer Drug Targets (image) Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Share Print E-Mail Caption These are results of a CRISPR screen for drug targets in leukemia that are both powerful in their impact and as specific possible to subtypes of leukemia. Left to right: different leukemia subtypes; top to bottom: different potential protein targets. Intensity of color corresponds with degree of a cancer subtype's dependency on the target. Vakoc's team focused on MEF2C, a transcription factor. Credit Vakoc Lab, CSHL Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.