Concha Gómez Mena
Senior scientist at the Institute for Plant Molecular and Cellular Biology (IBMCP, CSIC-UPV) in Valencia (Spain). Her research focuses on the study of genetic and molecular mechanisms for the formation of seedless fruits. She also participates in projects related to the development of flowers and fruits in different crop species. She is currently the deputy director of Scientific Culture and Communication at the IBMCP.
plant genes editing

The introduction of CRISPR/Cas gene-editing technology has provided a new approach to crop improvement and offers possibilities for obtaining varieties.