A review of gene editing for the benefit of plant health

Project Lead: Matt Elliot
Host Institution: Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, The James Hutton Institute
Project Date: 15 August 2021 to 12 November 2021
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The Plant Health Centre was commissioned by the Scottish Government to review evidence relating to the potential of new gene editing technologies to address plant health issues in Scotland, with potential benefits, barriers to deployment and dis-benefits noted
Impact Officer: Horticulture and the Natural Environment
Institution: Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
Centre Director
Institution: The James Hutton Institute