Hand with scissors editing DNA, CRISPR/Cas9

European Commission wants to allow new genomic techniques

The European Commission has adopted a proposal for a new regulation on plants bred using 'gene…

Editorial office / Brussels

VIB gets permit to continue CRISPR maize field trial

“Avoid political decision making on GMO regulations”

A European label for food products developed with genome editing (such as CRISPR) is undesirable and…

Editorial office / Brussels

Plant in test tube

World-wide strong adoption of biotech crops, except in the EU

A total of 70 countries adopted biotech crops through cultivation and importation in 2018. It is…

Editorial office / Ithaca

Level playing field concept

‘EU needs a Renewable Materials Directive’

The European Commission should develop a EU Renewable Materials Directive, similar to the one existing for…

Editorial office / Cologne