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Downstream environmental dangers the current setback of GMO salmon

The approval of GMO salmon by the FDA faces another hurdle. Colin Czerwinski | Unsplash Do you remember Frankenfood? No, that’s not the name of a long-forgotten, sugary children’s cereal. It’s the nickname that critics give to GMO foods like corn, soy, canola, and cotton. And there are many. Through changes at the genetic level, […]

Retailers maintain GMO salmon off their plates

Do you remember when we first talked about Franconian fish? (Don’t worry if not … a lot has happened since then.) To refresh your memory, in 1989, a company called AquaBounty found a way to splice growth hormone regulating genes from pout and Pacific Chinook salmon into Atlantic salmon, which allows the fish to resize […]