25/11/2020

An EU IP Action Plan for strong industrial ecosystems

An EU IP Action Plan for strong industrial ecosystems
07/10/2020

Nobel Prize for Genome Editing Pioneers

Brussels, 7 October 2020: Today, genome editing pioneers Emmanuelle Charpentier and Jennifer A. Doudna have been awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2020
24/09/2020

Genome editing FAQ

Genome editing is an advance in biological tools with the potential for a wide range of applications.
24/08/2020

Genome-Edited Products and Projects: Resources and Examples

This is a non-exhaustive list of over 200 genome-editing or viral vector related products and research projects, drawn from various resources and covering healthcare, industrial and agricultural biotech
01/02/2020

What if we used biology instead of chemistry for manufacturing?

Converting plant biomass into high-value chemicals with the help of improved microorganisms.
26/01/2020

What if we could definitively cure AIDS

A combination of antiviral therapy and genome editing has succeeded in removing the HIV virus from infected mice.
25/01/2020

Create immunotherapy treatments for cancer

Immunotherapy has a long history of use against cancer: in the 1890’s bacteria was injected into a tumour in an attempt to encourage a response by the immune system against the cancer.
25/01/2020

Reduce the depletion of small fish in our oceans

Our ocean’s resources are limited, and the world’s growing population cannot continue to take fish from the seas indefinitely.
20/01/2020

What if we used algae to make biofuel?

Adjusting a specific algae gene with genome editing, enabling the algae to be a feedstock for biofuels.
15/01/2020

Create ‘living drugs’ that treat cancer

Treatment for certain cancers has taken a huge leap forward thanks to new “living drugs”, created through biotechnology.
15/01/2020

What if we could heal sick blood cells

When “adult” blood causes illnesses, rejuvenating blood cells might be a remedy
10/01/2020

What if we could find new tools in the fight against cancer

There are many types of cancer and many causes that lead to cancer, making the science of finding anti cancer drugs a challenge.
09/01/2020

Inter-association letter to the European Commission and Member States

05/01/2020

What if we could transform wood into food preservatives?

Converting plant biomass into high-value chemicals with the help of improved microorganisms.
01/01/2020

What if we could prevent childhood blindness

Genome editing dysfunctional cells in the eye could be a cure for one type of childhood blindness.
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