by Sierra Wingate-Bay
When you hear the term BLT, what comes to mind? A bacon, lettuce and tomato sandwich maybe. But what about lab mice?
At Carolina, a BLT isn’t just a tasty sandwich from Merritt’s, but a genetically engineered mouse intended to help researchers across the world find a cure for HIV.
Sierra Wingate-Bay has the story.
BLT mice – who knew? What a great piece on this ground-breaking research.