Regulating genetic technologies in Aotearoa – Expert Q&A

Two Prime Ministers Chief Science AdvisorsScience New ZealandPlant & Food Research, and a gene editing expert panel convened by the Royal Society Te Apārangi, have all previously supported an update to the current system.

The SMC asked experts to outline the current state of genetic technology regulation in Aotearoa, and what could change under National’s ‘Harnessing Biotech Plan’

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at