CRISPR gene-edited wheat with lower carcinogenic acrylamide levels when toasted greenlighted for UK field trials – Genetic Literacy Project

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A parasite is targeting bananas crops around the world — but African scientists are using CRISPR to stop it | Genetic Literacy Project

All the cultivated banana varieties are susceptible to diseases — and Banana xanthomonas wilt (BXW) is particularly problematic. BXW is a bacterial
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UC San Diego Scientists Develop First CRISPR-Cas9-based Gene Drive in Plants- Crop Biotech Update (July 1, 2021) | ISAAA.org

UC San Diego Scientists Develop First CRISPR-Cas9-based Gene Drive in Plants- Crop Biotech Update (July 1, 2021) | ISAAA.org
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Researchers Develop Guide RNA Design for CRISPR Applications in Cereals- Crop Biotech Update (August 11, 2021) | ISAAA.org

Researchers Develop Guide RNA Design for CRISPR Applications in Cereals- Crop Biotech Update (August 11, 2021) | ISAAA.org
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Learning from the healthcare revolution: How CRISPR and other biotechnologies could help protect our food system from a future plant pandemic | Genetic Literacy Project

Across farms worldwide, there are now warning signs of a pandemic in food crops. More than 600 pest species have developed some form of resistance to
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Scientist Introduces CRISPR 3.0 System for Highly Efficient Gene Activation in Plants- Crop Biotech Update (July 7, 2021) | ISAAA.org

Scientist Introduces CRISPR 3.0 System for Highly Efficient Gene Activation in Plants- Crop Biotech Update (July 7, 2021) | ISAAA.org
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Viewpoint: Getting approval for CRISPR gene edited crops in Europe is proving perilous. Here’s a guide for scientists and politicians | Genetic Literacy Project

Should genome-editing products be considered genetically modified organisms (GMOs) subject to the same regulations as products derived from transgenesis?
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