Food and Feed Safety

HOMEF seeks vigilance over alleged GMO maize importation External link

Source country authorityngr Thursday, September 21, 2017 6:37:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAFoodFeedSafety] (FoodFeedSafety)reaction[1]; genetically modified[2]; foods[2]; GMO[2]; maize[2]; food[1]; GM[1]; Health[2]; GMOs[2];

Entities: Nnimmo Bassey[1]; Diamond Harbour[1];

Other categories: GMOs in food & feed 2; GMOs in Environment; GMOs in food & feed; GMO Environment;

As controversy rages over alleged importation of genetically modified (GM) maize into the country, the Health of Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF) has called for extra vigilance on the part of the National Biosafety Management Agency (NBMA) and security agencies....

Malawi should tread carefully on Genetically Modified cotton External link

Source country maravipost Tuesday, September 19, 2017 5:22:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAFoodFeedSafety] (FoodFeedSafety)cotton[22]; genetically modified[5]; Cotton[1]; GMO-[1]; maize[1]; risks[1]; planted[2]; genetically engineered[1]; risk[3]; Genetically Modified[1]; toxic[1]; GM[3]; dangers[1];

Other categories: Helicoverpa zea; GMOs in Environment; GMOs in food & feed 2; Environment; GM Animals; GMO Environment;

By Kondwani Hara* Lilongwe- In 2012, Scientists at Bunda disclosed that the first ever genetically modified cotton ‘confined field trial’ would start 2012/13 growing season at the college. Seed was procured from South Africa which is now celebrating 15 years of growing and commercialization of genetically modified crops....

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GM Animals

Expanding and expounding the genomic map of CTCL External link

Source country bloodjournal Thursday, September 21, 2017 6:27:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAGMOAnimals] (GMAnimals)bird[1]; transgenic[1]; driving[1]; invasive[1]; survival[2]; introduction[1];

Other categories: Aves;

Over the past 3 years, a veritable explosion of genomic data has begun to shed much needed light on the mutational landscape of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (CTCL). In this issue of Blood Park et al expand the boundaries and improve the resolution of the known mutational map of CTCL....

Interview with Nihon Nohyaku: Improving the tolerance of crops and plants to deal with the changing environment The essential thing is to improve the External link

Source country agropages Thursday, September 21, 2017 9:16:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAGMOAnimals] (GMAnimals)environment[2]; GMO[1]; breeding[2]; introduction[1]; competition[1];

Other categories: GMOs in food & feed 2; GMO Environment;

The essential thing is to improve the productivity of the agricultural industries. To make agriculture sustainable is the number one priority. There is not enough space to be able to increase arable land and water resource, so instead we have to rely on other measures such as breeding improvements,.......

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GMO Environment

Interview with Nihon Nohyaku: Improving the tolerance of crops and plants to deal with the changing environment The essential thing is to improve the External link

Source country agropages Thursday, September 21, 2017 9:16:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAGMOEnvironment] (GMOEnvironment)environment[2]; GMO[1]; rice[1];

Other categories: GMOs in food & feed 2; GM Animals;

The essential thing is to improve the productivity of the agricultural industries. To make agriculture sustainable is the number one priority. There is not enough space to be able to increase arable land and water resource, so instead we have to rely on other measures such as breeding improvements,.......

Environmental experts devise ways on food sufficiency External link

Source country authorityngr Thursday, September 21, 2017 6:37:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAGMOEnvironment] (GMOEnvironment)plant[1]; genetically modified[1]; environment[2]; Biosafety[7];

Other categories: GMOs in Environment; GMOs in food & feed; Environment;

In what may further enliven the raging debate in the country over GMOs, Onimawo said: "There has been no enough evidence to say GMOs are harmful. The original objective, which is still the same is to improve productivity of a particular crop, to protect it against pest and diseases and to improve.......

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GM Microorganisms

Turning over a new leaf External link

Source country thefishsite Wednesday, September 20, 2017 10:14:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAGMOMicroorganisms] (GMMicroorganisms)bacteria[1]; fermentation[1]; GM[1];

Other categories: Aquatic Animals;

How do you cultivate these bacteria? They’re produced by converting methanol in standard fermentation tanks to produce a product called KnipBio Meal (KBM), which has a similar composition of protein, amino acids and other biomolecules to fishmeal obtained from wild fish....

metal affinity chromatography External link

Source country avhandlingar Tuesday, September 19, 2017 9:39:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAGMOMicroorganisms] (GMMicroorganisms)bacteria[1]; fermentation[1]; stability[1]; recombinant[1];

Other categories:

Sammanfattning : Metal affinity tags have been fused to proteins and demonstrated to function as tools in protein purification, protein stabilisation, quantitative metal analysis and metal tolerance of bacteria and plants. In biotechnological applications proteins frequently have to function in.......

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Molecular Characterization

Psst! The latest bioeconomy flashes from Bayer, Gingko, BioAmber, Joule, TerraVia, Corbion, Phytelligence, DNA Script External link

Source country biofuelsdigest Thursday, September 14, 2017 5:23:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAMolecularCharacterization] (MolecularCharacterization)plant[5]; genetically modified[1]; contamination[1];

Entities: Roland Berger[1];

Other categories: Nitrogen; GMOs in food & feed 2; Equidae;

While we’ve been busy fleeing Hurricane Irma, it’s been a busy week for the techies running the Digest’s Very Large Gossip Array — the airwaves have been crackling as some familiar faces re-surface. Let’s review. Bayer, Ginkgo’s $100 Million Baby. News just arrived from Germany that Bayer and Ginkgo.......

European court sides with Italian farmer pushing GM crops External link

Source country WashingtonPost Wednesday, September 13, 2017 5:10:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAMolecularCharacterization] (MolecularCharacterization)genetically modified[1]; maize[1]; hazard[1]; GM[2];

Entities: Giorgio Fidenato[1];

Other categories: GMOs in food & feed 2; GMOs in Environment; GMO Environment;

BRUSSELS — The European Union court has ruled in favor of an Italian activist farmer who has defied his nation’s laws by planting genetically modified corn. Italy has prosecuted Giorgio Fidenato for cultivating the corn on his land in northern Italy, citing concerns the crops could endanger human health....

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GMOs in food & feed

CETA entra in vigore, Greenpeace: a rischio sicurezza alimentare External link

Source country greenstyle Thursday, September 21, 2017 6:25:00 PM CEST | info English text... [en] [other]

Trigger words: [FoodFeedGMO] clonazione[1]; sicurezza[2]; OGM[4]; pericolo[1]; frumento[1]; alimenti[1];

Other categories: GMOs in food & feed 2;

È entrato in vigore in una fase di applicazione provvisoria il CETA . Si tratta di un accordo commerciale tra l’ Unione Europea e il Canada . Forte la reazione di Greenpeace nei confronti del trattato. Gli ambientalisti sostengono che può mettere a rischio la sicurezza alimentare , perché può.......

Ceta shall enter into force, Greenpeace: at risk food safety

Entered into force during a period of provisional application the CETA. This is a trade agreement between the EUropean union and Canada. A strong reaction against Greenpeace. Environmentalists argue that may pose a threat to food security, because it can....

Benson Hill Biosystems launches novel genome editing CRISPR 3.0 technology External link

Source country seedquest Thursday, September 21, 2017 5:36:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [FoodFeedGMO] Crop[1]; transgenics[1]; food[2]; consumers[1]; Crop Improvement[1]; crop[2];

Other categories: Unauthorised GMOs (UGM);

Cms1 CRISPR Nuclease Available to Partners to Drive Crop Improvement. , an agricultural technology company that uses cloud biology to unlock the genetic potential of plants, today announced at the Ag Innovation Showcase the commercial launch of CRISPR 3....

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GMOs in food & feed 2

Mormon Church Fast Facts External link

Source country erietvnews Thursday, September 21, 2017 7:16:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [FoodFeedGMO2] death[3]; coffee[1]; tobacco[1]; transgender[1]; health[2]; tea[1];

Entities: Brigham Young[4]; Thomas S Monson[1]; Mitt Romney[1]; Joseph Smith[6]; Gordon B Hinckley[1]; Jesus Christ[5]; Harry Reid[1];

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CNN Library (CNN) -- Here's a look at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, often referred to as the Mormon Church. Joseph Smith Jr. (December 23, 1805-June 27, 1844) founded the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints around 1830. He is seen as a living prophet....

Acordo UE-Canadá entra provisoriamente em vigor External link

Source country euronews-pt Thursday, September 21, 2017 6:36:00 PM CEST | info English text... [en] [other]

Trigger words: [FoodFeedGMO2] organismos geneticamente modificados[1]; GMO[1]; Mais[1]; contaminados[1]; geneticamente modificados[1]; mais[3];

Entities: Saskia Richartz[1];

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Apesar dos protestos de organizações não governamentais ligadas ao ambiente e ao consumo, o acordo de livre comércio entre a União Europeia e o Canadá, conhecido por CETA, entrou provisoriamente em vigor, na quinta-feira. Apesar dos protestos de organizações não-governamentais ligadas ao ambiente e.......

EU-Canada agreement enters into force provisionally

Despite the protests of non-governmental organisations linked to the environment and consumption, the free trade agreement between the EUropean union and Canada, known as CETA, has provisionally entered into force on Thursday. Despite the protests of non-governmental organisations linked to the environment and....

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Unauthorised GMOs (UGM)

Benson Hill Biosystems launches novel genome editing CRISPR 3.0 technology External link

Source country seedquest Thursday, September 21, 2017 5:36:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [UGM] Crop[1]; transgenics[1]; crops[2]; Crop Improvement[1]; CropOS[2]; crop[2];

Other categories: GMOs in food & feed;

Cms1 CRISPR Nuclease Available to Partners to Drive Crop Improvement. , an agricultural technology company that uses cloud biology to unlock the genetic potential of plants, today announced at the Ag Innovation Showcase the commercial launch of CRISPR 3....

Cry1Ac in Tomato Confers Resistance to Tomato Leaf Miner External link

Source country isaaa Wednesday, September 20, 2017 9:21:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [UGM] Cry1Ac[4]; transgenic[2]; tomato[4]; transgene[1]; cry1Ac[1]; cultivars[1]; Tomato[5];

Other categories: GMOs in food & feed 2; Liriomyza sativae; Multiple Species; Bacillus; Bacteria;

Tomato leaf miner ( Tuta absoluta ) is a major pest of tomato. This insect feeds on almost every part of the plant, causing plant death. Furthermore, this pest is difficult to control with chemical sprays. Researchers from Izmir Institute of Technology and Akdeniz University in Turkey transformed a.......

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GM Animals

Alnylam Is Entering 'New Chapter,' But Ionis Still Has A Chance External link

Source country investors Thursday, September 21, 2017 6:35:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [GM_animals] biotechs[1]; biotech[1]; protein[2]; Food[1];

Other categories: Blood Products; Pharmaceuticals; Tickeners;

Alnylam Pharmaceuticals ALNY ) could enter a "new chapter" in 2018 as it transitions into a commercial-stage company, an analyst said Thursday after the biotech presented strong data for a rare-disease drug. X Autoplay: On Off On Wednesday, Alnylam rocketed 39% and closed north of a two-year high, as rival Ionis Pharmaceuticals IONS ) tanked 8....

Agricultural Enzymes Market Analysis By Type, By Crop Type, By Product Type, By Region And Segment Forecasts, 2014 - 2025 External link

Source country prnewswire Thursday, September 21, 2017 5:43:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [GM_animals] biotechnology[1]; Biotechnologies[1]; food[2]; insects[1];

Other categories: Multiple Species; Tickeners;

NEW YORK Sept. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Agricultural Enzymes Market Analysis By Type (Phosphatases, Dehydrogenase, Sulfatases), By Crop Type (Cereals & Grains, Oilseeds & Pulses, Fruits & Vegetables), By Product Type, By Region, And Segment Forecasts, 2014 - 2025 Read the full report: https://www.reportlinker....

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GMOs in Environment

Food Evolution: Search for the Truth External link

Source country agweb Thursday, September 21, 2017 6:32:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [GMO-environment] wheat[1]; safe[4]; genetically modified[1]; fruit[1]; papaya[1]; chicory[1]; radish[1]; GMOs[11]; drought[1]; biotechnology[1]; banana[1]; GMO[2]; environment[2]; carrots[1];

Other categories: New pests;

By Craige Mackenzie: Methven, New Zealand. As a farmer in New Zealand, I have no access to genetically modified crops. Our legislation does not allow us to grow them on our island nation. So I was eager to learn more about GMOs on my recent trip to the United Statesand I jumped at the chance to see.......

BIO Comments to USDA’s Office of Budget and Program Analysis on Identifying Regulatory Reform Initiatives, September 15, 2017 External link

Source country bio Thursday, September 21, 2017 5:52:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [GMO-environment] biotechnology[6]; biotech[3]; Health[1]; enhanced[1]; Biotechnology[3]; crop[1]; environmental[1];

Other categories:

Jamie L. Whitten Building, Room 101-A 1400 Independence Ave SW Washington DC 20250. Re: Identifying Regulatory Reform Initiatives. Dear Ms. Adcock: The Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) is pleased to submit these comments in response to the USDA’s request for information on “Identifying.......

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