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A novel binary pesticidal protein from Chryseobacterium arthrosphaerae controls western corn rootworm by a different mode of action to existing commercial pesticidal proteins
PLOS ONE – February 17, 2023


YWCA Announces 2022 Leaders of Distinction
YWCA Metro St. Louis – September 15, 2022

China Ambassador and U.S. food and ag industry reaffirm shared responsibility and importance of innovation and collaboration at Climate Smart Agriculture Roundtable and U.S. Soy Farm Visit
U.S. Soybean Export Council – September 19, 2022

Genective Expands Lab Space, Opens Phase 2 Champaign Headquarters
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Research Park – August 26, 2022


Excellence on display among winners of Crop Science Awards
IHS Markit (now a part of S&P Global) – November 5, 2021

Genective Now a Finalist for IHS Markit’s Crop Science Awards 2021
IHS Markit and Chemical Week – September 28, 2021

The genetic basis of cytoplasmic male sterility and fertility restoration in wheat
Nature Communications – February 15, 2021

Beating the Billion Dollar Bug Is a Shared Burden
The Ecological Society of America – January 12, 2021



Genective Board Member Receives Prestigious Award
SeedWorld – November 30th, 2020

Genective Now a Finalist for Agrow’s Crop Science Awards 2020
IHS Markit and Chemical Week – September 28, 2020

University of Illinois Genective Grand Opening Video 
Grand Opening, March 6, 2020; video June 2020

Global agtech business with local ties hires 2 former Bayer executives
St. Louis Business Journal – May 11, 2020

Genective Names Key Executives as Growth Continues in the U.S.
SeedWorld – May 4, 2020

Limagrain, KWS JV Genective opens global headquarters at University of Illinois Research Park
AgroPages – March 10, 2020

Genective Opens Global Headquarters at University of Illinois Research Park
University of Illinois Urbana Champaign – March 6, 2020

Partnership to advance new biotech traits
Western Farmer-Stockman – February 6, 2020



RTP’s AgBiome Signs Partnership to Develop Pest-Resistant Corn Products
North Carolina Biotechnology Center – December 12, 2019

RTP startup inks new partnership with global agtech
Triangle Business Journal – December 11, 2019

Most Influential Business Women 2019: Qiaoni Linda Jing, Genective
St. Louis Business Journal – August 9, 2019

Former Monsanto exec named CEO of global agtech business
St. Louis Business Journal – August 7, 2019