Give CRISPR a Chance: the GeneSprout Initiative

Nick Vangheluwe*, Gwen Swinnen, Ramon de Koning, Prisca Meyer, Maarten Houben, Michiel Huybrechts, Nikita Sajeev, Juriaan Rienstra, Damian Boer

*Corresponding author for this work

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Did you know that a group of early-career researchers launched an initiative enabling open dialog on new plant breeding techniques, such as genome editing? We developed a wide-ranging initiative that aims to facilitate public engagement and provide a platform for young plant scientists to encourage participation in science communication.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)624-627
JournalTrends in Plant Science
Issue number7
Early online date10 May 2020
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2020


  • policy
  • science communication
  • young researcher


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