Genome Editing and the Future of Farming
The report of the meeting on Genome Editing and the Future of Farming held in September 2016 at The Roslin Institute is published in Transgenic Research. According to the report, genome editing is a game-changing technology and that society, systems (regulatory and funding) and science (the 3Ss) have to work together to ensure that it can be developed and applied to achieve the sustainable productivity gains that global agriculture requires.
Read the open-access report in Transgenic Research.
This article is part of the Crop Biotech Update, a weekly summary of world developments in agri-biotech for developing countries, produced by the Global Knowledge Center on Crop Biotechnology, International Service for the Aquisition of Agri-Biotech Applications SEAsiaCenter (ISAAA)