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4/27/2020 10:12:54 AM -

Science https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2020/04/controversial-gene-drive-could-disarm-deadly-wheat-pathogen The Fusarium fungus is the bane of every wheat farmer’s existence. Causing wheat scab—also known as head blight—it decimates …

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7/8/2018 8:45:42 AM -

EurekAlert https://eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2017-11/uoc--mms111417.php

UCR researchers are generating genetically engineered insects to help prevent the spread of infectious diseases

University of California, Riverside As proof of concept, the …

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7/6/2018 11:04:32 AM -

Wired https://www.wired.com/story/this-gene-editing-tech-might-be-too-dangerous-to-unleash/

The technology Akbari is designing is something called a gene drive. Think of it as a way to supercharge evolution, forcing a genetic modification to spread …

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7/6/2018 11:01:26 AM -
I have also put a note from ETC about gene drives and their opposition to the technology below the Reuters article. Unfortunately, the ETC note does not describe the technology; it is concerned more with the agencies funding it. 
Reuters …
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6/30/2018 10:22:21 AM -

FreshPlaza

http://www.freshplaza.com/article/193059/Researchers-develop-first-gene-drive-targeting-worldwide-crop-pestBiologists at the University of California San Diego have developed a method of manipulating the genes of an agricultural pest …
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6/20/2018 4:57:29 PM -

ABC Online http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-05-31/gene-drive-technology-considered-in-the-fight-against-feral-cats/9817124

RN Breakfast By Stephanie Smail

Feral cats kill thousands of native animals every minute — now a controversial plan to use gene …

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