1
$\begingroup$

Is the crispr (where the parts of Virus DNA is saved) section of the DNA existing in human cells aswell or is it just in bacteria cells?

$\endgroup$
2
$\begingroup$

No analogues of the CRISPR-Cas system have been found in any eukaryotic species, including humans. So far, it appears to have evolved only in prokaryotes and archaea.

Reference: Evolution of RNA- and DNA-guided antivirus defense systems in prokaryotes and eukaryotes: common ancestry vs convergence

$\endgroup$

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.