What is the latest on crop biotechnology? Find out the latest world developments in crop biotechnology that are of relevance to developing countries. The Crop Biotech Update features concise news every week.
Also available: Biofuels Supplement (October 11, 2017)
ISAAA presents an easy to use database of Biotech/GM crop approvals for various biotechnology stakeholders. It features the Biotech/GM crop events and traits that have been approved for commercialization and planting and/or for import for food and feed use with a short description of the crop and the trait.
Latest update (October 11, 2017): Canada approved the Innate® potato events W8, X17 and Y9 for food, feed, and cultivation use. All three events have reduced acrylamide potential, reduced black spot bruising, and resistance to late blight of potato.