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April 12, 2024

El boom de la edición genética en la agricultura mundial

August 24, 2022

How and why gene editing faces fewer global regulations than GMOs (Genetic Literacy Project)

November 23, 2021

The global GM regulatory landscape and how gene editing fits in it (Part 1)

August 3, 2021

Gene-edited crops made in Latin America, for Latin American needs (Genetic Literacy Project)

May 12, 2021

The regulatory landscape for genome-edited plants is rapidly changing, experts say

April 21, 2021

Los cultivos editados genéticamente que no contienen ADN de otra especie están regulados como plantas convencionales, por lo que no enfrentan las restricciones más estrictas de los OGM transgénicos

September 2, 2020

The evolving landscape around genome editing in agriculture - Many countries have exempted or move to exempt forms of genome editing from GMO regulation of crop plants

June 1, 2020

Chile advances in breeding gene-edited crops that weather climate change

March 17, 2020

From hunger to profitable harvest: How GMO, CRISPR-edited plants can help curb $220 billion in annual crop losses (Genetic Literacy Project)

September 13, 2019

Can the gene editing technology known as CRISPR help reduce biodiversity loss worldwide? Though scientists are optimistic that CRISPR could help, they also emphasize caution and community engagement in order to get it right (Ensia)

September 4, 2019

‘Patchwork’ of global gene editing regulations will harm seed production, warns the International Seed Federation

July 17, 2019

Will following the regulatory script for GMOs promote public acceptance of gene-edited crops? (Trends in Biotechnology)

February 19, 2018

DowDuPont leads Global CRISPR patent landscape; Broad Institute owns critical eukaryotic gene editing patents - North America & Asia emerge as growing markets for CRISPR Cas9 research & human trials

February 1, 2018

Argentina and Brazil merge law and science to regulate new breeding techniques 

January 31, 2018

The End of the GMO? Genome editing, gene drives and new frontiers of plant technology (Review of Agrarian Studies)

December 8, 2017

GM crops take the line of least resistance in their global spread - Gene editing technology is expected to accelerate the introduction of new plants (Financial Times)

November 29, 2017

Use of CRISPR systems in plant genome editing: toward new opportunities in agriculture (Emerging Topics in Life Sciences)

October 13, 2017

Global Plant Council statement on the regulation of gene-edited plants

April 10, 2017

New report outlines advances in plant breeding technologies: plant breeding innovation can help feed the world’s growing population

February 15, 2017

Genome Editing and the Future of Farming meeting report (Springer Link)

October 17, 2016

Australia - General advice from the Office of the Gene Technology Regulator on coverage of new technologies

October 3, 2016

“CIMMYT 50” delegates tackle obstacles to achieving global food security

September 21, 2016

A Chat With: DuPont Pioneer president points to technology to boost yields

September 20, 2016

CRISPR could usher in a new era of delicious GMO foods - Can the gene editing technique redeem the reputation of engineered crops? (The Atlantic)

May 20, 2016

The race to create super-crops - Old-fashioned breeding techniques are bearing more fruit than genetic engineering in developing hyper-efficient plants (Nature)

April 13, 2016

Breeding controls - Scientists must help to inform regulators wrestling with how to handle the next generation of genetically engineered crop (Nature)

March 31, 2016

How gene editing will help solve the world's looming food crisis (The Week)

March 11, 2016

Nature special: CRISPR

Welcome to the CRISPR zoo - Birds and bees are just the beginning for a burgeoning technology (Nature)

January 28, 2016

Proposal for the assessment of new methods in plant breeding - International group of scientists calls for common sense in the application of high-precision genome-editing methods
Vorschlag zur Einstufung neuer Methoden in der Pflanzenzucht - Internationale Gruppe von Wissenschaftlern appelliert, neue gentechnische Züchtungsmethoden sinnvoll zu nutzen


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