Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Amaizing Syngenta Settlement

I appeared on Bloomberg Radio on September 27, 2017, to discuss the ~$1,400,000,000 settlement reached between Syngenta and farmers allegedly harmed by the agrobiotechnology firm's decision to sell genetically-modified corn in the United States, which subsequently caused China to ban U.S. corn imports.  You may listen to the story here.

Monday, September 25, 2017

CRISPR Becomes Clearer

Recently, The Hastings Center invited me to write an article discussing current legal, policy, and ethical issues surrounding the gene editing revolution triggered by CRISPR-Cas9.  The result, "CRISPR Becomes Clearer", was published on September 20, 2017, in The Hastings Center Report, Volume 47, Issue 5 (September/October 2017).