2017: Discussion paper and companion technical paper exploring the use of gene editing for pest control in Aotearoa.
Before too long, we’ll be able to encode unwanted organisms for extinction. But should we?
Panel discussion on the risks and benefits if gene editing technologies are used for pest control.
Genetic tools will help New Zealand meets its aim of being Predator Free by 2050 - but we need to understand what they are and have a public conversation about their use.
New Zealand is known for its bold, proactive conservation strategies. Are we ready to use advanced gene editing techniques to save native species? Imagine being able to turn genes on and off, or change their code and alter their function.