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Posts related to Genetically Modified Organism and Genetic Engineering from 2016 (41)

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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GMO: African Voices Must Be Heard

Interesting article by Mark Lynas about Europe imposing their views on agricultural biotechnology on Africa. Lynas refers to 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 …