Ruling on gene editing crops a threat to innovation and future food security, scientists say

Plants traits introduced by Crispr gene editing will be subject to the same regulatory process as 1980s-style gmos containing genes from other species, Europe’s highest court rules

Crops developed by modern targeted plant breeding techniques – that improve characteristics without introducing foreign DNA - should fall under…

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Éanna Kelly

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Science Business, 2018-07-26.

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Conseil d’État
Court of Justice of the European Union (CURIA)
European Union
Global Institute for Food Security (Canada) - GIFS
Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
John Innes Centre
Rothamsted Research
University of Cambridge (UK)
University of New South Wales

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