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CRISPR could immunize citrus trees against devastating greening disease

Dan DeWitt | Tampa Bay Times | 
Nian Wang, the University of Florida professor leading this CRISPR research team at Lake Alfred, said the tool could cut ...
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CRISPR may help create oranges resistant to devastating ‘citrus greening’

Dan DeWitt | Tampa Bay Times | 
The researchers' tools were chemistry class standards — glass flasks, test tubes and pipettes — but the task performed may ...
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Tampa Bay Times: Pinellas County must use GMO mosquitos to stop Zika—No reason to wait

Tampa Bay Times | 
A bipartisan group of influential elected officials in Pinellas County is asking the Obama administration to allow the use of ...

Consumer review: Central Florida local organic restaurants fall far short of sustainability hype

Laura Reiley | Tampa Bay Times | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. If you eat food, you ...

Rep. DeFazio misleadingly links monarch butterfly decline solely to GMOs

Lauren Carroll | Tampa Bay Times | 
Monarch butterflies are an unexpected victim of the widespread adoption of genetically modified crops, Rep. Peter DeFazio, D-Ore., said last ...
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