Editing Genes & Genomes

Val Giddings March 21, 2019
March 21, 2019

Modern biology is complicated, both in its details and its policy implications. In no area is this more true than with gene editing, a breakthrough platform technology being applied in many sectors. In this briefing for Congressional Staff, Val Giddings introduces the topic, touches on applications in both agriculture (animals and plants) and biomedicine, and then explores some of the far reaching policy implications.