NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Monsanto announced two new licensing agreements for genome editing technologies with Israel's TargetGene Biotechnologies and Germany's Nomad Bioscience.

Under the terms of the TargetGene agreement, Monsanto has obtained an exclusive license to the firm's genome editing engine (T-Gee) and an equity position in the privately owned firm. T-Gee is based on RNA-directed gene targeting, the firms said in a statement.

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