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Frankenfood

genetically engineered food

Frank·en·food

 (frăng′kən-fo͞od′)
n. Slang
A genetically modified food, especially a fruit or vegetable.

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With all the challenges in our modern world of FrankenFoods and a sedentary lifestyle, strong cardio support becomes even more important.
While some see GMOs as Frankenfoods that hurt the environment, and us, others see them as the most promising solution to feeding the world's population, which is expected to skyrocket from 7 billion today to 10 billion by 2050.
Much more could have been made of our current fear of food additives, radiation, food-borne pathogens, and recent recalls, let alone so-called frankenfoods.
He has published over a dozen hooks with three additional lilies including: Frankenfoods - Genetically Modified Foods: Controversies.
Today, of course, with the publication of the full chicken genome in 2004, the primary producers are also involved in genomics research, as well as transgenics--moving or removing genes, creating Frankenfoods.
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Simultaneously, there is a raging debate in India about the introduction of Bt Brinjal, a GM crop developed by Monsanto, a biotech firm in the US, which is possibly the only country where there is no controversy about what are now being called Frankenfoods.
Down that road, critics assert, lie Frankenfoods and Frankenwines.
95) bills itself as an "illustrated shopper's guide" for avoiding Frankenfoods.
It's a long way from defending frankenfoods to jailing pirates, especially when you're following in the grand wake of Valenti.
Some people call genetically altered foods Frankenfoods for good reason.