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Table. 2.

Gene edited crops known to be being developed in Japan (As of April 2019).

Institution Plant Intended trait Technology
National Agriculture and Food Research Organization Rice Yield increase CRISPR
Univ. of Tsukuba Tomato Increase production of gamma amino butyric acid CRISPR
Osaka Univ. Potato Reduced level of steroidal glycoalkaloids TALEN
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