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GMO Labeling Signed into Law in India

January 11, 2013 1

The new year started in India with a new law. From January 1, 2013 all packaged foods containing any genetically modified (GM) organisms must be labeled as such. The decision was made because so many […]

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Poland Bans Genetically Modified Crops

January 10, 2013 1

The North-Eastern European country, Poland, has become the latest EU nation to ban the production of genetically modified (GM) crops, although, the European Food Safety Authority has approved GM crops as being safe for cultivation. […]

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The Very Real Danger of Genetically Modified Foods

January 8, 2013 2

Chinese researchers have found small pieces of rice ribonucleic acid (RNA) in the blood and organs of humans who eat rice. The Nanjing University-based team showed that this genetic material will bind to receptors in […]

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GE Cow Brings Biotech to New Level of Creepy

January 8, 2013 1

In 1996, Dolly the sheep was born. She was the first mammal to be cloned from an adult cell, a Scottish creation of science “born” to three mothers (one that provided the egg, the other […]

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Drug Giants Fined $11bn for Criminal Wrongdoing

January 6, 2013 1

The global pharmaceutical industry has racked up fines of more than $11bn in the past three years for criminal wrongdoing, including withholding safety data and promoting drugs for use beyond their licensed conditions. In all, […]

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