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Viewpoint: There’s no such thing as a ‘GMO,’ and the history of potatoes illustrates why the term is ‘nonsensical’

Genetic Literacy Project | 
The expression “genetically modified organisms” (“GMOs”) is not only void of scientific value, but has negative effects on agricultural progress ...
Viewpoint: Arguments against crop gene editing rely on 'cherry-picking half-truths'

Viewpoint: Arguments against crop gene editing rely on ‘cherry-picking half-truths’

Life Sciences, Society and Policy | 
Critics of the use of advanced biotechnologies in the agri-food sector (“New Breeding Techniques,” comprising CRISPR) demand a strict regulation ...

Viewpoint: Why the term ‘GMO’ contributes nothing to debates over food safety

Many people believe that a so-called “genetically modified organism” (GMO) is a term that has some significance for interpreting the ...

‘GMO’ petunias: Ridiculousness exposed and explained

Genetic Literacy Project | 
Italian researcher offers satirical look at the story of the GMO petunias that were ordered destroyed. How would you explain ...
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Why the concept of GMOs is meaningless

Genetic Literacy Project | 
European Union legislation on agricultural genetics and biotechnologies is hopelessly warped — and it threatens to get worse with the introduction ...
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Nassim Taleb’s Precautionary Principle nonsense and warped “GMO” pseudo-category

Genetic Literacy Project | 
Expertise in economic, statistics and stock market risk does not translate into competent analysis about biotechnology and food ...

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