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GMO crops may help keep arsenic out of India’s food supply

An Indian scientist in the UK is working on a way to grow crops in arsenic contaminated soil, a study ...
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Indian official: Insect-resistant GMO cotton has increased production, decreased pesticide use

The production of cotton in the country has nearly doubled since the introduction of Bt cotton in 2002, the government ...
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In India, Nobel laureate biochemist Richard Roberts calls for politicians to listen to scientists—not activists—on GMOs

UK-based scientist Richard J Roberts, who won the Nobel Prize in physiology in 1993, criticised the "anti-GMO people" ... and ...
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India may be forced to import more food if it doesn’t adopt biotech crops to increase yields

India is not keeping pace with its peers like China in adopting innovative farm technologies, especially biotechnology, a US embassy ...

India’s environment minister claims ‘natural farming always better’ than GMOs

Union Environment Minister Anil Madhav Dave has stuck a note of caution over using genetically modified crops, saying one particular scientific ...

New genetic factors in Parkinson’s found

WASHINGTON: Scientists have identified more than two dozen genetic risk factors involved in Parkinson's disease, including six that had not ...

Gene linked to low IQ in kids discovered

Scientists have identified a gene variant that is strongly linked to low IQ in kids. The research, led by Peter ...

India’s Ag Minister: No credible reports that GM crops harmful

There are no “credible scientific reports” to prove that genetically modified (GM) crops have adverse impact on environment, human health ...