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Insect extinctions happen every day, studies suggest, threatening food security and ecosystem functions

Humanity is pushing many ecosystems beyond recovery. As a consequence, unquantified and unquantifiable insect extinctions are happening every day. Two ...

Can EU regulators keep CRISPR-edited plants out of Europe?

Eeva Karmitsa | 
[With] gene-editing scissors, or the CRISPR-Cas method .... DNA sequences can be removed from or added to cells. The target ...
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Vaccines for plants? RNA spray could help protect crops from pests and disease

Eeva Karmitsa, Minna Poranen | 
Novel technologies are being sought to replace the traditional pesticides used to protect plants, particularly edible plants such as cereals ...