gmo

  1. L

    GMO Mosquitos Released in Florida

    How is this a good idea in anyone’s, however greedy, mind? https://childrenshealthdefense.org/defender/gmo-mosquitoes-released-in-florida/
  2. MatheusPN

    Zika, Eugenism, GMO Insect, Microcephaly

    A summary: In 2012, British biotech company Oxitec released genetically modified mosquitoes (GMMs) with the aim of reducing the overall mosquito population that spreads diseases like dengue fever and the Zika Virus in northeast Brazil – ground zero of the current outbreak of Zika. Dr Helen...
  3. haidut

    Another study shows GMO soy can cause serious health problems

    After the first study was retracted by the journal against its authors' wishes (thanks to heavy lobbying by Monsanto), another study has shown similar results in rats - i.e. kidney, liver and reproductive toxicity. I wonder how much of these effects are due to the fact that the soy is GMO and...
  4. BingDing

    GMO Vs "Mutation Breeding"

    Or, another good reason not to eat wheat. For reference, the GM in Genetically Modified Organism is explicitly defined as gene splicing, where a single gene is introduced into another genome and the people doing it at least nominally understand what they are doing. This article The Story of...
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