Their testimony focused on the potential threat of genetically
engineered crops to the environment, public health, and local and organic agriculture.
Smart Stax," a genetically
engineered corn, is a multi-herbicide-tolerant and multi-insecticide-producing corn that has been authorized by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency, but not Health Canada.
Food and Drug Administration and Department of Agriculture to not oppose an international labeling document on genetically
modified and engineered foods.
In 2004, vandals destroyed a genetically
altered coffee crop in French Guiana, after researchers there determined that they had found a way to protect crops from moth larvae.
Summary: CHICAGO, Shawwal 28, 1431 H/Oct 07, 2010, SPA -- Corn that is genetically
modified to resist pests benefits neighboring crops as well, Reuters quoted U.
This is an exciting result because it gives us insight into how individual bees and their symbionts can enhance the overall health of a colony when it is genetically
diverse," Mattila said.
In the end, opponents of Proposition 37 didn't want Californians to be able to make informed decisions about whether to buy food that had been genetically
Supreme Court ruled unanimously that farmers couldn't save any of the harvested soybeans patented and genetically
altered by Monsanto, a leader in the use of agricultural biotechnology, for later replanting without paying the company a fee.
Over the past 7 years Romania has lost over EUR 1 billion by not cultivating genetically
modified soybean and instead importing it for fodder, said Valeriu Steriu, president of the presidential commission for public and agriculture development policies this Thursday, according to Agerpres news agency.
Synopsis: The Genetically
Privileged children are forced to grow up quickly in "Genetically
Conflicted," the second installment of the Genetic series of novels written by A.
modified mouse models appealed to NIEHS and NTP scientists as research tools with potential applications as carcinogen bioassays and in mechanistic research.
Many of those who would be vigilant about avoiding genetically
modified foods are oblivious to the fact that the cotton clothes they wear are likely derived from genetically