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*  Genetically modified crops
Genetically modified plants can also be developed using gene knockdown or gene knockout to alter the genetic makeup of a plant ... Coexistence of genetically modified (GM) and non-modified (non GM) crops: Are the two main property rights regimes equivalent ... Genetically modified crops (GMCs, GM crops, or biotech crops) are plants used in agriculture, the DNA of which has been ... The first genetically modified crop plant was produced in 1982, an antibiotic-resistant tobacco plant. The first field trials ...
*  Genetically modified organism containment and escape
"US regulatory system for genetically modified [genetically modified organism (GMO), rDNA or transgenic] crop cultivars". Plant ... required between GM and non-GM cultivations for most of the GM pollen to fall to the ground before reaching non-GM plants. ... In 1986 the OSTP assigned regulatory approval of genetically modified plants in the US to the USDA, FDA and EPA. The Cartagena ... With the end of the de facto moratorium on genetically modified plants in Europe, several research programmes (e.g. SIGMEA, Co- ...
*  Genetically modified canola
"Questions & Answers on Food from Genetically Engineered Plants". fda.gov. FDA page on Regulation of GM Plants in Animal Feed ... Genetically modified canola is a genetically modified crop. The first strain, Roundup Ready canola, was developed by Monsanto ... GOX helps break down glyphosate within the plant. Genetically modified crops undergo a significant amount of regulation ... GM crops is no riskier than consuming the same foods containing ingredients from crop plants modified by conventional plant ...
*  Genetically modified food
The first genetically modified plant was produced in 1983, using an antibiotic-resistant tobacco plant. Genetically modified ... Genetically modified crops Genetically modified food controversies Genetically modified organisms List of genetically modified ... are subject to plant breeders' rights owned by corporations. Genetically modified foods, GM foods or genetically engineered ... The genetically modified foods controversy consists of a set of disputes over the use of food made from genetically modified ...
*  Genetically modified organism
Genetically modified crops (GM crops, or biotech crops) are plants used in agriculture, the DNA of which has been modified ... "Coexistence of genetically modified (GM) and non-modified (non GM) crops: Are the two main property rights regimes equivalent ... Genetically modified mammals are an important category of genetically modified organisms. Ralph L. Brinster and Richard ... EFSA (2012). Genetically modified animals Europe: EFSA Murray, Joo (20). Genetically modified animals. Canada: Brainwaving ...
*  Genetically modified maize
GM crops is no riskier than consuming the same foods containing ingredients from crop plants modified by conventional plant ... Genetically modified food Genetically modified crops Genetically modified food controversies "Roundup Ready System". Monsanto. ... Genetically modified maize (corn) is a genetically modified crop. Specific maize strains have been genetically engineered to ... Coexistence of genetically modified (GM) and non-modified (non GM) crops: Are the two main property rights regimes equivalent ...
*  Genetically modified soybean
link) Domingo, Jose' L (2007). "Toxicity Studies of Genetically Modified Plants: A Review of the Published Literature". ... Coexistence of genetically modified (GM) and non-modified (non GM) crops: Are the two main property rights regimes equivalent ... See the genetically modified food controversies article for discussion of issues about GM crops and GM food. These ... September 2001). "Assessment of the Food Safety Issues Related to Genetically Modified Foods". Plant Journal. 27 (6): 503-28. ...
*  Genetically modified fish
"Press Announcements - FDA takes several actions involving genetically engineered plants and animals for food". www.fda.gov. ... Genetically modified fish (GM fish) are organisms from the taxonomic clade which includes the classes Agnatha (jawless fish), ... There is much doubt among the public about genetically modified animals in general. It is believed that the acceptance of GM ... "Genetically modified salmon becomes first to be approved for human consumption - but it won't have to be labelled as GM". The ...
*  Genetically modified livestock
Enviropig was a genetically enhanced line of Yorkshire pigs in Canada created with the capability of digesting plant phosphorus ... "Genetically modified cows produce 'human' milk" Classical Medicine Journal (14 April 2010). "Genetically modified cows ... Genetically modified livestock (GM livestock) are organisms from the group of cattle, sheep, pigs, goats, birds, horses and ... It is the first genetically modified animal to be approved for human consumption. The fish is essentially a GM Atlantic salmon ...
*  Genetically modified food controversies
"US regulatory system for genetically modified [genetically modified organism (GMO), rDNA or transgenic] crop cultivars". Plant ... Genetically Modified Canola 'Escapes' Farm Fields. NPR. Retrieved 8 February 2011. Black R (6 August 2010). "GM plants ' ... Genetically modified food controversies are disputes over the use of foods and other goods derived from genetically modified ... In crop-to-crop, genetic information from a genetically modified crop is transferred to a non-genetically modified crop. Crop- ...
*  GM Ecotec engine
Engine production started in April 2012 at GM's Tonawanda Engine plant. The new combustion system developed with GM's ... Following the GM-Fiat agreement, the 2.2 L engine is also used in Fiat Croma unmodified Alfa Romeo 159 heavy modified with ... This engine family replaced the GM Family II engine, the GM 122 engine, the Saab H engine, and the Quad 4 engine. It is ... The LE5 is also used in the following overseas models: 2006 GM Taiwan Buick LaCrosse 2006 Shanghai GM Buick LaCrosse Buick GL8 ...
*  List of genetically modified crops
In 2014, 181.5 million hectares of genetically modified crops were planted in 28 countries. Half of all GM crops planted were ... Genetically modified crops are plants used in agriculture, the DNA of which has been modified using genetic engineering ... The following graph shows the area planted in GM crops in the five largest GM crop producing countries. The area planted is ... was genetically modified in some way. Seventeen countries grew a total of 55.2 million hectares of genetically modified maize ...
*  Plant breeding
The debate encompasses the ecological impact of genetically modified plants, the safety of genetically modified food and ... To genetically modify a plant, a genetic construct must be designed so that the gene to be added or removed will be expressed ... that plants produced by classical breeding methods should undergo the same safety testing regime as genetically modified plants ... Examples include variety registration, seed schemes, regulatory authorizations for GM plants, etc. Plant breeders' rights is ...
*  Bacillus thuringiensis
Key, S; Ma, JK; Drake, PM (Jun 2008). "Genetically modified plants and human health". J R Soc Med. 101 (6): 290-8. doi:10.1258/ ... For current crops and their acreage under cultivation, see genetically modified crops. In 1996, genetically modified maize ... Concerns over the safety of consumption of genetically-modified plant materials that contain Cry proteins have been addressed ... According to the USDA, "Genetically modified (GM) crops, most commonly Bt corn, have been offered up as the cause of CCD. But ...
*  Árpád Pusztai
Key, Suzie; Julian; Ma, K-C; Drake, Pascal MW (2008). "Genetically modified plants and human health". Journal of the Royal ... In 1995 Árpád Pusztai began research on genetically modified potatoes containing the GNA lectin gene from the snowdrop plant. ... His group fed rats on raw and cooked genetically modified potatoes, using Desiree Red potatoes as controls. In 1998 Árpád ... In 1998, Árpád Pusztai publicly announced that the results of his research showed feeding genetically modified potatoes to rats ...
*  Tesla Factory
"GM Nummi Plant". Archived from the original on 2016-03-14. Retrieved 2016-10-09. PUI-WING TAM (2010-10-21). "Idle Fremont Plant ... Various parts of the NUMMI plant were planned to be modified to support Tesla vehicle production. For example, the passenger ... Some of the current facility was operated as the GM Fremont Assembly from 1962 to 1982, and between 1984-2009 used as a plant ... The plant has a high level of integration compared with other modern car assembly plants, with most processes taking place ...
*  History of genetic engineering
"US regulatory system for genetically modified [genetically modified organism (GMO), rDNA or transgenic] crop cultivars". Plant ... Genetically modified microbial enzymes were the first application of genetically modified organisms in food production and were ... The first genetically modified crop plant was produced in 1982, an antibiotic-resistant tobacco plant. The first field trials ... Plants were first commercialized with virus resistant tobacco released in China in 1992. The first genetically modified food ...
*  Natural stress
Genetically modified plants are a good answer to the problem of not enough crops to go around. These plants can be engineered ... A lot of people do not like genetically modified organisms. People opposed to these modified plants often claim that they are ... This problem could be solved by genetically modifying plants to become more drought resistant. If plants could use less water ... One study on plants was conducted on Canola plants at 28 degrees Celsius, the result was decreased plant size, but the plants ...
*  Mutation breeding
Unlike genetically modified crops, which typically involve the insertion of one or two target genes, plants developed via ... "Are Mutations in Genetically Modified Plants Dangerous?". Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology. 2007: 1. doi:10.1155/2007/ ... In other words, a product is regulated as genetically modified if it carries some trait not previously found in the species ... Mendel in the Kitchen: A Scientist's View of Genetically Modified Foods, By Nina V. Fedoroff and Nancy Marie Brow, pg. 17, ...
*  Genetic engineering techniques
Plants and animals have been genetically modified for research, agricultural and medical applications. In plants, the most ... Graham Head; Hull, Roger H; Tzotzos, George T. (2009). Genetically Modified Plants: Assessing Safety and Managing Risk. London ... X-rays were first used to deliberately mutate plants in 1927. Between 1927 and 2017, more than 3,248 genetically mutated plant ... "Are Mutations in Genetically Modified Plants Dangerous?". Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology. 2007: 1-2. doi:10.1155/2007 ...
*  Genetically modified tomato
While no genetically modified stress-tolerant plants are currently commercialised, transgenic approaches have been researched. ... A genetically modified tomato, or transgenic tomato, is a tomato that has had its genes modified, using genetic engineering. ... "Genetically Engineered Plants and Foods: A Scientist's Analysis of the Issues (Part I)". Annual Review of Plant Biology. 59: ... The first commercially available genetically modified food was a tomato engineered to have a longer shelf life (the Flavr Savr ...
*  Genetic engineering
The Regulation of Genetically Modified Food Glossary definition of Genetically Modified: "An organism, such as a plant, animal ... is the creation and use of genetically modified crops or genetically modified livestock to produce genetically modified food. ... "US regulatory system for genetically modified [genetically modified organism (GMO), rDNA or transgenic] crop cultivars". Plant ... Regulatory Policy on Genetically Modified Food and Agriculture, 44 B.C.L. Rev. 733 (2003)[3] John Davison (2010)"GM plants: ...
*  Timeline of agriculture and food technology
2000 - Genetically modified plants cultivated around the world. 2005 - Lasers used to replace stickers by writing on food to " ... States farms Fertile Crescent History of agriculture Neolithic founder crops New World Crops Timeline of genetically modified ... 6001 BC - Archaeological evidence from various sites on the Iberian peninsula suggest the domestication of plants and animals. ... organisms Timeline of historic inventions [1] Multistep food plant processing at Grotta Paglicci (Southern Italy) around 32,600 ...
*  Federal Ethics Committee on Non-Human Biotechnology
Release of genetically modified plants - ethical requirements, 2012. Ethical treatment of fish, 2014. Freedom of research and ... Gene Technology for Food - Ethical considerations for the marketing of genetically modified foodstuffs and animal feed, 2003. ... The Dignity of Living Beings with regard to Plants. Moral consideration of plants for their own sake, 2008. Synthetic biology. ... "The dignity of living beings with regard to plants - Moral consideration of plants for their own sake". Website of the Federal ...
*  Monsanto
"The race towards the first genetically modified plant". Plant Biotech News. 19 June 2013. Dorothy Leonard-Barton, Gary P. ... Monsanto scientists were among the first to genetically modify a plant cell, publishing their results in 1983. Five years later ... In 2003 Brazil allowed a one-year exemption when GM soy was found in fields planted in the state of Rio Grande do Sul. This was ... BBC News (June 3, 2003). "Brazil Approves Law to Legalize Genetically Modified Crops". Enn.com (March 4, 2005). "郎咸平:孟山都的转基因帝国- ...
*  Flavr Savr
... a genetically modified tomato, was the first commercially grown genetically engineered food to be granted a license for human ... unmodified tomatoes are picked before fully ripened and are then artificially ripened using ethylene gas which acts as a plant ... Don Grierson was involved in the research to make the genetically modified tomato. Due to the characteristics of the tomato, it ... House of Commons Science; Technology Committee (May 18, 1999). "Scientific Advisory System: Genetically Modified Foods". ...