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Scientists Explored the Use of CRISPR-Cas9 to Improve Kitaake Rice

12:00 EST 4 Dec 2019 | ISAAA

Scientists from Universitas Gadjah Mada and Research and Development Center for Biotechnology and Genetic Resources, Indonesia aimed to increase food supply in less land by developing a superior rice cultivar using CRISPR-Cas9 method. They targeted to mutate the GA20ox-2 gene to boost yield and drought tolerance. The results are published in Agricu...

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