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Genome Editing

  May 02, 2022

Genome Editing

Q. Why is this in News?

A. Recently, the Government has allowed genome-edited plants without the cumbersome GMO (Genetically Modified Organisms) regulation at the Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee (GEAC).

Q. What is the Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee?

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Q. What is Genome Editing?

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Q. How is Gene Editing different from GMO development?

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Q. What are the Regulatory Issues Preventing the Technique?

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Globally, European Union countries have bracketed genome edited crops with GM crops. Countries like Argentina, Israel, US, Canada, etc have liberal regulations for genome edited crops.