Genetically modified bananas are coming. The new genetic manipulation is aimed to help reverse vitamin A deficiency, just as the GMO Golden Rice was aimed at. Yet just like Golden Rice, the new banana may not be such a bright idea.
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Popcorn and movies seem to go hand in hand. And popcorn – if it is made right – can be super-nutritious. But does movie popcorn contain genetically modified corn? The answer might surprise even the healthiest non-GMO proponent.
Many countries and localities have now banned the growing of genetically modified food crops or have instituted labeling requirements for GE foods. Will the growing consumer demand to resist GMO crops and require labeling create changes?
After several health blogs published articles claiming that a microalgae source of DHA oil is genetically modified, the DHA-algae harvester, Martek announced that its DHA microalgae and algal oils are not genetically modified. Genetic modification of an organism takes place when a gene...