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Bananas Are on the Brink of Extinction. Gene Editing Can Reverse That.

Since the 1950s the Cavendish variety has held a monopoly on the banana market. But …

Gene Editing Can Help Agriculture Be Climate-Friendly... Here’s How

The United Nations continues to raise the alarm on climate change. This week, the UN’s …

#BIOWC19 Day 2 Wrap-Up: Innovating for a Sustainable Future

Day two of BIO’s 2019 World Congress started bright and early with hundreds of global biotechnology leaders—including company …

From Anti-Venoms to Fertilizers, the Immense Potential for Microbes and Gene-Editing

Microbes, or microscopic organisms, are being used today to combat diseases, improve sustainability, provide consumers …

#FlashFriday: Super Bowl Edition

In 2002, the New England Patriots, led by second year quarterback Tom Brady, faced off …

From Disease to Looming Food Crisis, Gene Editing Could Unlock Solutions to Our Greatest Problems

Today, celiac disease affects one in 100 people worldwide, and with no cure, the only …

Claims of Gene-Edited Twins Met with Criticism and Concern

As the Second International Summit on Human Genome Editing wraps in Hong Kong this week, breaking …

Innovations in Biotechnology to Save the Climate

Editor’s Note: As part of BIO’s 25th Anniversary celebration we will be spotlighting biotechnology innovations that have made …

Organic Farming with Gene Editing: Oxymoron or Tool for Sustainable Agriculture?

A University of California, Berkeley professor stands at the front of the room, delivering her …

Announcing BUZZ of BIO Winners for the 2018 BIO Investor Forum

BIO is pleased to announce the winners of the 2018 BIO Investor Forum Buzz of BIO contest, which recognizes …