Cas9 seeks out certain sections of DNA chains to “clip out” undesirable traits, and in some cases, add in new desirable attributes.
Scientists say gene editing could mean faster advancements and more precise focus on issues that plague crops. Read moreRead More »
USDA’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service has agreed to extend deregulation to two lines of genetically engineered potatoes developed by J.R. Simplot Company for late blight resistance, low acrylamide potential, reduced black spot bruising, and lowered reducing sugars. Read moreRead More »