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Using cisgenics to improve a corn trait takes work The folks at Stine Biotechnology have made it a reality In this graphic we explain the process
<p>Using cisgenics to improve a corn trait takes work. The folks at Stine Biotechnology have made it a reality. In this graphic, we explain the process.</p>

More to biotech than transgenic breeding

Technique that alters targeted plant genetics is new path to improved plants.

The launch of biotech crops in the mid-1990s was the beginning of a new science that is still changing how you farm. And researchers are only at the beginning of their development efforts. Now comes word that there’s a new term  to know — cisgenics — and it offers a new way to alter plants.

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