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Do vaccines contain glyphosate? Anti-GMO claim requires ‘very unlikely scenario’

Andrew Porterfield | 
Many GMO critics believe that vaccines are contaminated with glyphosate. A look at how vaccines are made and how glyphosate ...
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Viewpoint: Why we can’t seem to bridge the gulf that divides pro- and anti-GMO forces

Steven Cerier | 
The opposition to GMOs is based not on scientific evidence, but on personal values and ideology. In effect, the two ...

3 common misconceptions about the ‘dangers’ of genetic engineering and GMOs

Marc Brazeau | 
Here is the evidence to put these misconceptions to rest ...
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Viewpoint: Consumer tests are ‘neither safe nor private’

Eric Brodwin | 
As millions of Americans sat down to Thanksgiving dinner, the biomedical researcher James Hazel sent out a stark warning about the genetic-testing kits that ...
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Why fears in Nigeria over the safety of GMO cotton are misplaced

Abraham Isah | 
Nigeria is moving forward with plans to boost its textile industry through the approval of its first GM crop, BT ...

Creating a safer CRISPR by targeting RNA instead of DNA

Jonathan Shieber | 
Researchers at the prestigious Salk Institute are reporting that they have managed to map the molecular structure of a CRISPR enzyme that could ...
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Why some researchers have urged caution with CRISPR gene editing

Jianhua Luo | 
Despite all the excitement surrounding CRISPR editing, researchers have urged caution about moving too fast. Two recent studies have raised ...
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How do we know if probiotics are safe if studies don’t report risks?

Megan Thielking | 
As consumer interest grows in probiotics and other supplements that claim to regulate gut microbes, experts are posing a critical ...

Banning glyphosate: France may replace well-tested herbicide with pelargonic and other more toxic ‘natural’ chemicals

Josh Bloom | 
Activists say glyphosate can be replaced with natural herbicides—but "natural" doesn't necessarily mean that they're safer or better for the ...
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Is it true there are no long term GMO safety studies?

Andrew Porterfield | 
Anti-GMO activists call for longer animal feed studies to assess the safety of GMOs. But are longer tests really necessary? ...
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GMO 20-year safety endorsement: 280 science institutions, more than 3,000 studies

Daniel Norero | 
Despite vehement public debate, there is an overwhelming scientific consensus that GE foods present no greater risk than non-GMO crops, ...
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Glyphosate herbicide in vaccines? Here is what concerned parents should know

Andrew Porterfield | 
Scientists say Moms Across America glyphosate-vaccine study methods don't reveal anything about herbicide ...
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Do GMOs risk “unintended” health or environmental consequences, as critics maintain?

Andrew Porterfield | 
Concerns about unintended consequences, the backbone of criticism from anti-GMO activists, are actually more likely to occur in traditionally bred ...
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For studies on GMO food safety, does length matter?

Andrew Porterfield | 
Anti-GMO activists call for longer and longer animal studies to assess the safety of GMOs. But are longer tests really ...
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