Researchers are hoping to make the technology a success for the environment and human health while avoiding the biases that resulted from the debate over GMOs.
UNESCO Calls for More Regulations on Genome Editing, DTC Genetic Testing
The organization's bioethics committee called for a moratorium on germline editing and regulations on personal genomic testing.
European Nations Join UN Genetics Resources Protocol
Twelve member nations and the UN have joined the Nagoya Protocol on Access to Genetic Resources, an effort to share the benefits of global genetics resources.
Qiagen will supply ESE-Quant Tube Scanners to national health authorities in 35 emerging countries in Africa, Asia, and South America under the Joint FAO/IAEA Programme in veterinary diseases.