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FDA approves first-ever GM animal for use in food and human medicine: GalSafe pigs

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[Dec 14], the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved a first-of-its-kind intentional genomic alteration (IGA) in a line of domestic ...
How do you make a GMO? FDA’s step-by-step guide to genetically engineering a crop

How do you make a GMO? FDA’s step-by-step guide to genetically engineering a crop

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Identify: To produce a GMO plant, scientists first identify what trait they want that plant to have, such as resistance ...
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FDA releases free ‘Feed your mind’ curriculum to teach students about GMOs

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[September 29], the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has posted additional “Feed Your Mind” consumer education materials.  Developed in ...
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FDA launches high-school curriculum to teach students about GMOs, CRISPR

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Food agriculture is a topic of great interest to farmers, consumers, scientists, educators, and many people of all ages. After ...
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FDA Feed Your Mind project offers ‘science-based’ answers to questions about GMO safety, regulation

Food and Drug Administration | 
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) launched a new education initiative called “Feed Your Mind” to help consumers better ...
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FDA rejects Center for Food Safety objections to key ingredient in GMO Impossible Burger

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The Food and Drug Administration (FDA or we) is responding to objections that it received from the Center for Food ...
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FDA announces controversial ‘risk-based’ rules for CRISPR-edited animal technology

Novel biotechnology, like genome editing, holds tremendous potential to improve animal health, enhance farm productivity, improve nutrition, and even reduce ...
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FDA launches initiative to support plant, animal biotechnology innovation

Food and Drug Administration | 
Today, [October 30] the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced the Plant and Animal Biotechnology Innovation Action Plan to outline the key ...
US FDA: Gene-edited crops can have many advantages for consumers

US FDA: Gene-edited crops can have many advantages for consumers

Scientific advances in biotechnology, such as genome editing and synthetic biology, hold enormous potential to improve human and animal health, ...
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USDA and FDA to coordinate and streamline regulations of GMO and gene-edited crops and animals

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U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue and FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D. announced at the White House [Jan. 30] a formal ...
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