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genetically modified organism

n. Abbr. GMO
An organism whose genetic characteristics have been altered by the insertion of a modified gene or a gene from another organism using the techniques of genetic engineering.
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THE National Biosafety Management Agency (NBMA) and the Nigeria Police Force have agreed to strengthen their collaboration to safeguard the use of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) in the country.
The main objective of developing these guidelines is to ensure biological safety, public safety and a favorable environmental situation and to protect people and animals from the threats and risks associated with the use of genetically modified organisms.
The labs will be able to identify products containing GMO (Genetically modified organisms), as well as to find stable (toxic) organic compounds and to research them, the press service states.
The discussion as to whether or not food preparations that contain GMOs (genetically modified organisms) are safe for our health is world-wide.
ISLAMABAD -- More than 400 cases of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) and their products related Laboratory Genetic Manipulation Work, field trials for research and development (R and D) has processed by Pakistan Environmental Protection Agency (Pak-EPA).
ISLAMABAD:More than 400 cases of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) and their products related Laboratory Genetic Manipulation Work, field trials for research and development (R&D) has processed by Pakistan Environmental Protection Agency (Pak-EPA).
The meeting discusses the problems of genetically modified food - foods derived from genetically modified organisms (GMOs).
An initial analysis has also identified genetically modified organisms in corn used for making popcorns but the super analysis made in a reference laboratory contradicted these results.
Total nine (09) cases of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) related activities were on the agenda of 18th NBC meeting.
Scholars of law and of biological and social sciences explore the history, current status, and possible futures of the European Union's regulation of genetically modified organisms as food and feed crops.
Back in 2010, the US Grocery Manufacturers Association said genetically modified organisms were already present in 75 to 80 percent of conventional processed food in the US.
The Senate Agriculture Committee voted 14-6 to prevent the labeling on packages of foods that include genetically modified organisms, or GMOs.

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