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Low-Cost Insulin from Crops in Three Years?

1:37 PM MDT | August 6, 2007 | Chemical Week Editorial Staff

Sembiosys Genetics (Calgary, AB) says it is on track to launch insulin produced from genetically modified (GM) plants within three years. The company says it has made significant scientific breakthroughs in recent months and identified a “short cut” through existing drug regulations. Sembiosys has engineered a GM safflower that produces insulin, identical to synthetically produced insulin but at a significantly lower cost, the company says (CW, Jan. 24, p. 35). One large farm producing the newly developed insulin could satisfy global insulin demand...

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