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June 30, 2022

Workshop to explore policy considerations for gene editing in Asia and Australia

May 23, 2022

Philippine Department of Agriculture publises rules and procedures for evaluating new plant breeding techniques

May 18, 2022

India - Department of Biotechnology releases Guidelines for the Safety Assessment of Genome Edited Plants, 2022

April 22, 2022

Sanatech Seed's Chief Technical Officer summarizes in Plant & Cell Physiology the research and development of GABA high accumulate tomatoes to date and the activities leading up to the world’s first marketing of a crop using CRISPR

April 4, 2022

In boost for agriculture, India exempts gene edited crops from biosafety assessment

April 1, 2022

India - Central government exempts genome-edited crops from stringent GM regulations (Business Standard)

India - Easing of genome-edited crop regulations expected to accelerate genetic improvement (Financial Express)

March 22, 2022

Origin Agritech files for approval for gene edited corn traits that increase yields

March 7, 2022

ICRISAT and ICGEB launch collaborative project aimed at developing double herbicide tolerant pigeonpea using gene editing and genomics approaches

March 1, 2022

Chinese researchers develop fragrant sorghum with gene editing (Xinhua)

February 16, 2022

Japan's food safety and security expert says GM and genome-edited crops are safer than conventional varieties

China’s approval of gene-edited crops energizes researchers (Nature)

February 2, 2022

China - Ministry of Agriculture announces revised Administrative Measures for the Safety Assessment of Agricultural GMOs

February 1, 2022

China - Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs issues Guidelines for Safety Evaluation of Gene-Edited Plants for Agricultural Use (Trial)

January 26, 2022

Clearer distinction needed between GMOs and genome-edited organisms

January 25, 2022

China drafts new rules to allow gene edited crops (Reuters)

December 20, 2021

The Philippines - Interest growing in agriculture’s new breeding techniques (BusinessMirror)

December 14, 2021

Australia & New Zealand - Webinar on Proposal P1055: Definitions for gene technology and new breeding techniques 

December 3, 2021

India's FSSAI proposes new regulations for genetically modified or engineered foods

December 1, 2021

ISAAA and the Biotechnology Alliance Association to conduct a live webinar titled Biotechnology Approaches in Crop Improvement in Thailand: Genetic Engineering and Genome Editing on December 7, 2021

November 23, 2021

Nagoya University research team produces 30% sweeter tomato via gene-editing technology (The Japan News)

The global GM regulatory landscape and how gene editing fits in it (Part 1)

November 16, 2021

Japanese university research team produces 30% sweeter tomato via gene-editing technology (The Japan News)

November 12, 2021

Cheers! Scientists have developed gene-edited barley that could better your beer - Using CRISPR/Cas9 technology, scientists develop and study gene-edited barley that resists pre-harvest sprouting

November 3, 2021

Registration opens for online workshop "Food Futures: Commercialization of Gene Edited Crops in Asia and Australia" 

October 25, 2021

India - Guidelines for non-transgenic gene editing techniques pending since January 2020 (The Hindu)

October 22, 2021

Once wary of GMOs, China is now leading in gene-edited seeds (Fortune)

October 20, 2021

Sale of first CRISPR-Cas9 gene edited tomato seedlings begins in Japan

October 8, 2021

Japan - Genome-edited tomato goes on shelves (Tomato News)

October 7, 2021

Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) - Education resources on genetic modification and new breeding techniques



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