Biotech Regulations Publication

March 9, 2018

On March 22, Dr. Alan McHughen--CE Biotechnology Specialist and Geneticist from the University of California-Riverside--will present highlights of CAST's Issue Paper on Regulatory Barriers to the Development of Innovative Agricultural Biotechnology by Small Businesses and Universities

This Washington, D.C., event will be followed by a panel discussion. CAST will release this issue paper on that day, and it will then be available as a free download from the CAST website. Check here for details.

Biotech Info and Publicity

Before they reach the market, crops from genetically modified seeds are studied extensively to make sure they are safe for people, animals, and the environment. The GMO Answers site explains the process and the costs.
The gene editing technology CRISPR has become a household word, and it is showing up in TV programs, Senate hearings, and various publications.