Kenya National Biosafety Authority Approves Genetically Modified Cassava

Jun 22 2021


The Kenya National Biosafety Authority (NBA) has approved environmental release of genetically modified (GM) cassava event 4046, resistant to cassava brown streak disease (CBSD). The disease-resistant cassava was developed by the Kenya Agricultural and Livestock Research Organization (KALRO). Through a decision document dated 18 June 2021, NBA Board approved the Application following necessary review in […]



Source: ISAAA - AFRICENTER