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EU Puts the Brakes on Gene Editing

Jul 27, 2018 by John Maday
Genomic editing technology such as CRISPR/Cas9 offers tremendous potential for accelerating genetic progress, but a new ruling from the European Court of Justice (ECJ) appears likely to stifle research and development.
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USDA Clarifies Gene Editing Oversight

Mar 30, 2018 by John Maday
As methods and applications for biotechnology in agriculture continue to advance at a rapid pace, regulators work to maintain a balance between safety and potentially rapid progress in food production.