Orange and grapefruit growers devastated by citrus diseases have new hope: CRISPR gene editing – Genetic Literacy Project

In the past few decades, two bacterial diseases — Huanglongbing (HLB) and citrus canker— have decimated the Florida citrus industry by killing millions of trees, costing the state billions in lost revenue, and reducing production by 80%.
— Read on geneticliteracyproject.org/2022/07/18/orange-and-grapefruit-growers-devastated-by-citrus-diseases-have-new-hope-crispr-gene-editing/

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