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Genetic engineering, food, and our environment

Luke Anderson

Genetic engineering, food, and our environment

a brief guide

by Luke Anderson

  • 83 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Green Books in Totnes .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Genetic engineering.,
  • Genetic engineering -- Environmental aspects.,
  • Food -- Biotechnology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementLuke Anderson.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p. ;
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16175329M
    ISBN 101870098781

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    Home»; Genetic Engineering, Food, and Our Environment». Genetic Engineering, Food, and Our Environment. Average RatingAuthor: Anderson, Luke. Genetic Engineering, Food, and our Environment Luke Anderson (Chelsea Green Publishing Company, ) Cloning the Buddha: The Moral Impact of Biotechnology Richard Heinberg (Wheaton Il: Quest, ) Biotechnology, Weapons and Humanity British Medical Association (London: BMJ Bookshop, ) Genetic Engineering, Dream or Nightmare Mae-Wan Ho.

    Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering Figure 1. The symptoms of papaya ringspot virus are shown on the tree (a) and fruit (b). “This work” is in the Public Domain, CC0. In the early s, an emerging disease was destroying Hawaii’s production of papaya and threatening to decimate the $11 million industry (Figure 1).Author: Matthew R. Fisher. Genetic engineering can also alter the nutritional value of food. In , the FDA’s Divisions of Food Chemistry & Technology and Food Contaminants Chemistry examined the problem of nutrient loss in GE foods. The scientists involved specifically warned the agency that the genetic engineering of foods could result in “undesirable alteration.


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