In the current mania for genetic engineering as the latest of science’s many technological marvels, one of the most highly-touted genetically-modified plants is something called “Golden Rice,” a rice that has been modified to contain beta-carotene, which is transformed in the human body into vitamin A. 2,054 more words
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Today’s factismal: We’ve been using genetically-modified organisms to save lives for 38 years.
If you keep up with the news, you are aware that there is a lot of arguing going on over the use of genetically-modified organisms, also known as GMOs to the acronym-lovers out there. 551 more words
Biotechnology skeptics may split on how to regulate New Breeding Technologies
Are you ready for GMO labeling 2.0? The term “genetically modified organism” has never made sense as a designation for food using ingredients grown from seeds engineered using… 739 more words