New Genetic Engineering Techniques / May 2020

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Stakeholder consultation on “new genomic techniques” open to registered stakeholders 

The targeted stakeholder consultation, which kicks off the European Commission work on the study asked by Member States on “new genomic techniques”, is still open until the 15th May 2020. As the consultation is a targeted one, many national associations have been denied participation, even though the list of participating associations has been extended on account of successful advocacy efforts (you may find a full list here). Interested stakeholders should get in touch with one of these organisations as there are efforts to coordinate reactions to the Commission questionnaire within like-minded organisations