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Synonyms for genetic engineering

the technology of preparing recombinant DNA in vitro by cutting up DNA molecules and splicing together fragments from more than one organism

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Serious concerns have been raised about maize exports contaminated with genetically modified corn from Pakistan, which may hamper exports.
HTF MI recently introduced Global (United States, European Union and China) Genetically Modified Seeds Market study with in-depth overview, describing about the Product / Industry Scope and elaborates market outlook and status to 2025.
AquaBounty hasn't sold any fish in the United States yet, but it says its salmon may first turn up in places like restaurants or university cafeterias, which would decide whether to tell diners that the fish are genetically modified.
WHO (World Health Organization) has a similar definition to guide WHO Member State Governments with regard their evaluation/assessment of the nature and safety of genetically modified foods, to wit: "Genetically modified organisms (GMOs) can be defined as organisms (i.e.
'We have realised that there quite a number of food substances, food in the country that contains Genetically Modified Ingredients, we have given a moratorium for those importers and it has expired, we have started intensive monitoring and inspection of facilities.
Importing food that contains genetically modified organisms is not allowed in Macedonia.
It is noteworthy that there are more than 28 genetically modified plants approved internationally using more than 404 types of genetic modification in more than 40 countries in the world.
Maha Al Hajeri, head of food and environment laboratories, said given the rise of food imports to the UAE, clients deserve to know whether their food items are genetically modified.
Consumers typically have limited knowledge of new technologies, including genetically engineered food (Durant, Bauer, & Gaskell, 1998), which are also known as genetically modified organisms (GMO) or genetically modified food.
Genetically modified food refers to partially changing the property or function of a specific organism by transferring exogenous genes to the organism using molecular biology methods.
A number of people in Iran have recently boosted fears of alleged threats posed by genetically modified foods.
trade with countries that have concerns about genetically modified foods.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has declared that genetically modified salmon is as safe to eat and as nutritious as non-genetically modified Atlantic salmon.
Monsanto, the world's largest seed company,AaAaAeAeAaAeAeA has been blocked planting genetically modified soy seeds in the southern Mexican states of Campeche and YucatanAaAaAeAeAaAeAeA after the country's Supreme Court gra an injunction against the country's agriculture ministry, ( teleSUR English reported.
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