Gove: precautionary principle should not stop UK 'leading the way' on gene editing

Brexit offers the UK an opportunity to boost agricultural productivity through gene editing, environment secretary Michael Gove has said

by Simon Pickstone
The UK has set a much stricter cap on first-generation crops than the EU's target. Photograph: nomadimages / 123RF
The UK has set a much stricter cap on first-generation crops than the EU's target. Photograph: nomadimages / 123RF

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