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To develop and deploy genome engineering to cure disease, ensure food security, and sustain the environment for current and future generations.

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What an exciting symposium of IGI agricultural labs from @UCBerkeley and @ucdavis discussing our progress in #GenomeEditing of over 25 crops. We are all determined to bring important crop advancments to the world. Thanks everyone for coming!
We are dedicated to training our researchers in communication, public engagement, and honest dialogue. This new resource from @foodintegrity will be an integral part of shaping productive conversations.
"Phage Invaders" lets you control Cas9 to defend the city of Bacterium against viral infection. Started by our high school #scicomm intern, this game is perfect for the classroom or the bench! #Edutainment 👾 Play or download the game:
A phage army approaches and only Cris Perotein can defend the city of Bacterium from complete annihilation! Watch Jennifer Doudna play "Phage Invaders: A CRISPR Game." Can you beat her score? 🎮 Watch the video: Play the game: