Posted by on January 25, 2018 12:45 pm
Categories: Crispr

Gene drives, gene editing and CRISPR

New applications of GM technology are being developed that have powerful applications such as their use to eliminate vector borne diseases such as malaria, dengue and zika. How does this technology work and how can we ensure that it is used responsibly and sustainably.

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