Beet armyworm: Gene editing stops female moths from producing pheromones

Female beet armyworms with a deleted gene don’t produce sex pheromones, which could be exploited as a way to control numbers of this agricultural pest Life 11 December 2021 By Gary Hartley The beet armyworm is a destructive crop pest Nigel Cattlin / Deleting a gene linked to the production of sex pheromones in … Read more