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Wednesday Nite @ The Lab

"Whence, Whither, Whether GMO Crops?" by Tom Zinnen, Biotech Center & Extension

Event Details

Wednesday, August 21, 2019
7 p.m.
Zinnen will looks back on origins & precedents of genetic engineering of crops, examines the current state of the use & regulation of GMO crops in the US and around the world, and explores how gene-bender technology such as CRISPR editing might steer new applications and drive new controversies in upcoming months and years.