The media release has been posted for the Brantford March Against Monsanto, May 23rd. Read for details and share widely!
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During a public lecture on genetic modification I described an experiment designed to enrich soybeans with the amino acid methionine. Soybeans are widely used to feed animals but are low in this essential amino acid, often necessitating the use of methionine supplements. 719 more words
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WORLDWIDE – On May 23, 2015, hundreds of thousands of concerned individuals will gather across 38 countries and 428 cities to join in peaceful protest against the Monsanto Company as a part of the March Against Monsanto grassroots campaign. 305 more words
A paper published yesterday in Nature communications describes the development of a new kill-switch which could be used to control genetically modified organisms. Ensure they and their genes are not accidentally released into the environment. 325 more words