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EPA Approves New GM Potato

The EPA has approved three varieties of potato that are resistant to the disease that caused the Irish potato …

Recent Agbiotech Developments

Opponents of biotechnology often claim that the cost of using biotechnology is too high compared to conventional methods. This …

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False Claims about ‘Frankenfish’

Factcheck.org weighs in on claims currently being made about genetically engineered salmon. The article also explains the biological, physical …

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Sir Gordon Conway Talks Biotechnology

Agricultural ecologist Sir Gordon Conway speaks about agricultural biotechnology in Africa. Sir Conway is a professor of International Development …

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China’s GMO Stockpile

This article discusses the apparent disconnect between the essentially pro-technology position of the government and scientist and the reluctance …

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GMO Feeding Studies

by Layla Katiraee January 14, 2016 Proper experimental design is the foundation of any scientific publication. However, a study is not …

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GMO Panic Is Bad Policy

Inquirer Editorial Board POSTED: August 15, 2015 America’s foremost nutritional problem may well be the sheer quantity of food it consumes, …

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A Cure for Vitamin B6 Deficiency

By: Peter Rüegg Plant scientists engineered the cassava plant to produce higher levels of vitamin B6 in its storage roots …