Gene Editing Gets Public Market Approval as Calyxt Raises $64m

Calyxt gene editing IPO

Gene Editing Gets Public Market Approval as Calyxt Raises $64m IPO

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Gene editing has caused a lot of excitement in agriculture technology circles for its potential to produce crops, and even animals, with improved characteristics. The technique, which enables undesirable traits — such as intolerance to heat — to be edited out of a genome,  or preferred traits — such as high nutritional content — to be enhanced, has also been lauded as a “non-GMO” method of advancing breeding; creating crops with characteristics that many argue would naturally appear over generations through evolution without the introduction of any foreign DNA

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