USA Will Not Regulate CRISPR-Edited Crops

Diana Kwon, 02 April 2018, The Scientist, https://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/52209/title/USDA-Will-Not-Regulate-CRISPR-Edited-Crops/

In a statement released on March 28 the USDA stated that they will not regulate plants that have been modified through genome editing as long as the same genotype could have been produced through traditional breeding methods.  This announcement has the potential to shave tens of millions of dollars off the cost of crop develop.

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