• Gene Editing Provides Possible Solution to Citrus Greening Disease

    1 month ago - By ISAAA

    Researchers from Instituto Agronômico de Campinas is developing a citrus plant through gene editing to combat huanglongbing or the citrus greening disease in São Paulo, Brazil.The researchers used citrandarin rootstocks (hybrids of tangerines with Poncirus trifoliata) in the breeding program because it has the genes to reduce the impacts of t...
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