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GEAC clears import of GM soyabean oil

India's biotech regulator Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee (GEAC) has given green signal for the import of Genetically Modified (GM) soybean oil. "Three applications for import of GM Soybean oil were permitted as highly processed food like ... Business Standard India, 1 month ago
DNA India

Field trials of Genetically Modified crops shrouded in secrecy

Aritra Bhattacharya Pune, 6 August The Coalition for a GM-Free India today condemned the lack of transparency around field trials of genetically-modified crops, even as interactions of the correspondent with ...
 The Statesman3 weeks ago Environment Ministry clarifies on fie...  Economic Times1 month ago Field trials of GM crops shrouded in secrecy  The Statesman3 weeks ago #GMCrops: Prakash Javadekar clarifies that Environment Ministry did not give approval for field trials of GM crops  DNA India1 month ago

Govt figures on GM crops run counter to RSS logic

NEW DELHI: In what could be a disappointment to RSS-linked groups opposed to genetically modified crops, the government on Tuesday told Parliament that "there is no credible scientific evidence proving that GM crops have adverse impact on ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago

Genetically modified crops' field trials put on hold

In a move that marks the first successful policy intervention of Swadeshi Jagaran Manch and Bharatiya Kisan Sangh — both affiliates of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) — the Narendra Modi-led central government has put field trials of ...
 Sify1 month ago
Financial Express

GM mosquitoes to check dengue menace?

A British company has approached Indian authorities seeking permission for technology trials of a certain genetically-modified mosquito claiming it will fight dengue menace. The modified male mosquito named '513A' will have a gene that ensures its ...
 Business Standard India1 month ago Genetically modified mosquitoes to check dengue menace?  Times of India1 month ago
Business Insider

New Flu Strain Created For Research Leaves The Human Immune System Completely Defenseless

Shutterstock An illustration of a strain of influenza Yoshihiro Kawaoka of the University of Wisconsin-Madison has genetically manipulated the 2009 strain of pandemic flu in order for it to escape the control of the immune system's neutralising ...
 Business Insider2 months ago Controversial US scientist creates deadly new flu strain  Ipswich Satellite2 months ago Controversy simmers over GOF flu research in Wisconsin  Centre For Infectious Disease Research and Policy1 month ago Scientist creates new flu virus that can kill all of humanity  Gizmodo2 months ago

Tearing hurry

By authorising field trials for 15 more genetically modified (GM) food crops, India has signalled its intention of fast-tracking its use of GM technology. India has only the highly contested commercial precedent of Bt-cotton, a cash crop, to rely on ...
 HispanicBusiness.com1 month ago #dnaEdit: Tearing hurry  DNA India1 month ago

A Nuclear DNA Perspective on Delineating Evolutionarily Significant Lineages in Polyploids: The Case of the Endangered Shortnose Sturgeon (Acipenser brevirostrum)

Abstract The shortnose sturgeon, Acipenser brevirostrum , oft considered a phylogenetic relic, is listed as an endangered species threatened with extinction in the US and Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List. Effective conservation of A. brevirostrum ...
 Plosone.org4 days ago
Axis of Logic

GMOs, Monsanto, and the Galileo Syndrome

Speaking at the launch of the fifth assessment report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change at the Energy and Resources Institute, Union minister of state for environment Prakash Javadekar said: We have not said no to science. Nobody can ...
 Common Dreams1 week ago Vandana Shiva: GMOs, Monsanto, and the Galileo Syndrome  Toward Freedom1 week ago

Don't Be Fooled: The PR assault on organic food

Ignoring science to make the case for chemical farming The New York Post loves a good villain, but youd think it would be hard to cast a bad light on the group of people profiled in an April 19 story: moms who feed their kids organic food. Naomi ...
 Axis of Logic1 week ago A Staggering $13 Billion Has Been Spent to Propagandize About GMO and Chemical-Intensive Foods  AlterNet.org1 month ago Staggering $1.3 Billion Spent to Propagandize About GMO and Chemical-Intensive Foods  AlterNet.org1 month ago The Assault on Organics - Ignoring science to make the case for chemical farming  Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting2 months ago
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