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2017 Rosalind Franklin Award Recipient: CRISPR has the potential to address important challenges

As we’ve covered here before, gene editing holds tremendous promise in advancing modern agriculture. And …

60 Minutes Shines Spotlight on the Power and Promise of CRISPR

On Sunday night, 60 Minutes ran a captivating segment on the promise and possibilities of …

Gene Editing Is A Continuum of Plant Breeding

At the end of March, the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the government agency regulating genetically …

Rampage: How Hollywood Sees Gene Editing

Genetic engineering has long been a favorite topic for Hollywood screenwriters to exploit to make …

Bill Gates On the Promise of Gene Editing

In a recent piece for Foreign Affairs, philanthropist and tech pioneer Bill Gates discusses the …

National Nutrition Month: The Promise of Gene Editing

One of the leading voices at the intersection of cooking and nutrition is Monica Reinagel …

Are We Ready to Unleash the Promise of Gene Editing?

An opinion column on AgWeek.com looks at the promises of gene editing and the questions …

Can CRISPR Technology Help Us Meet the Goals of "One Health"?

The concept of “One Health” recognizes that the health of people, animals, and the environment …

Explore IFIC's "Future of Food" Blog Series

The International Food Information Council (IFIC) Foundation is dedicated to the mission of effectively communicating science-based …

How the GE Mushroom Could Change the Debate Around GMOs

Last week, the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced that it will not regulate a mushroom that has been genetically …