Published Wednesday, August 15, 2018
The Board of Directors of the International Society for Transgenic Technology (ISTT) has the following comment on the ruling of the European Court of Justice (ECJ), which requires any that genome-edited organism shall be treated as GMO within the meaning of the European GMO Directive.
The ISTT, a scientific society representing the largest group of experts in the field of genome modification in animals, is surprised and disappointed that the court decided to focus on the method and not the product of genome editing and thus did not follow the recommendation of the court's Advocate General.
Published Wednesday, April 18, 2018
John D. Biggers, Physiologist/embryologist, passed away recently in Massachusetts. Here is a memorial from Lluis Montoliu:
Just a short message to make you aware about the recent passing of John D. Biggers, on April 7, 2018.
If you don’t know who this reproductive physiologist was, you should ask yourself who do you think
Published Friday, March 30, 2018
The Association for Responsible Research and Innovation in Genome Editing" was launched on 23 March, 2018 to promote a global governance of genome editing technologies, to promote the responsible use of the these techniques and tools, taking into account all associated ethics issues as well, in relation to their application to human beings, to animals, to
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Published Thursday, August 17, 2017
The ISTT Board of Directors has chosen Kobe Japan to host TT2019, the 15th Transgenic Technology meeting, April 2019.