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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – DuPont and Caribou Biosciences today announced a strategic alliance focused on agricultural applications of CRISPR/Cas9 genome editing.

Under the terms of the agreement, DuPont and Caribou have cross-licensed their patent portfolios. DuPont will receive exclusive intellectual property rights for CRISPR/Cas9 technology for application in row crops and non-exclusive rights in other agricultural and industrial applications.

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