Food and Feed Safety

Iran imposing stricter rules on GM foods External link

Source country tehrantimes Saturday, December 15, 2018 6:33:00 PM CET | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAFoodFeedSafety] (FoodFeedSafety)foods[12]; Health[1]; GM[17]; dangerous[2]; health[5]; food[7]; soya[1]; hazards[1]; risks[1]; genetically modified[1]; plants[1]; allergenic[1]; risk[1]; Food[3];

Entities: Issa Kalantari[1];

Other categories: GMOs in food & feed 2; FAO; GMOs in Environment; WHO; GMOs in food & feed; Nutrition Allergens; Environment; GMO Environment;

TEHRAN — Iran’s Food and Drug Administration is forcing harsher rules on labelling genetically modified (GM) food products, ISNA news agency reported on Saturday. As per a new regulation issued by the National Council of Biosafety in the [Iranian calendar] month of Aban (October 23-November 21) all.......

Global Patent Prosecution Newsletter - December 2018: Protecting Agricultural Advances External link

Source country jdsupra Friday, December 14, 2018 11:05:00 PM CET | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAFoodFeedSafety] (FoodFeedSafety)Plant[3]; genetically modified[1]; plants[6]; proteins[1]; plant[24]; transgenic[1]; rice[1]; Planting[1]; reproduction[1];

Other categories: Feed;

The Green Revolution of the 20th century increased agricultural production worldwide primarily through high-yielding plant varieties. However, in order to sustainably feed the estimated 9 billion people who will inhabit the earth in 2050, further technological advances in agriculture are needed....

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GM Animals

Africa Sub-regions lack knowledge of GMOs , says foundation 20 mins ago Health External link

Source country guardian-ng Sunday, December 16, 2018 2:42:00 PM CET | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAGMOAnimals] (GMAnimals)Genetically Modified[2]; Health[1]; GMO[11]; animal[1];

Entities: Bill Gates[1];

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

African Agricultural Technology Foundations (AATF) on Sunday expressed displeasure over lack of knowledge of Genetically Modified Organism (GMO) among the African Sub-region farmers. The Foundation’s Regional Director, Dr Issouhou Abdurhamane, made the observation when he led a team to the News.......

"KENDİNE İYİ BAKMAYANLAR KURBAĞAYA DÖNÜŞÜYOR" External link

Source country ntv-tr Saturday, December 15, 2018 4:34:00 PM CET | info [en] [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAGMOAnimals] (GMAnimals)GDO[1]; sağlık[1]; genetiği değiştirilmiş[1]; tavuk[1];

Entities: Ender Sarac[1]; Kurtuluş Savaşı[1];

Other categories: Antioxidants; GMO Environment;

Beslenme ve Diyet Uzmanı Dr. Ender Saraç , Gençlik ve Spor Bakanlığı Yüksek Öğretim Kredi ve Yurtlar Kurumu Genel Müdürlüğünce (KYK) düzenlenen "Çınaraltı Gençlik Söyleşileri" programı kapsamında Kütahya İl Müdürlüğünün hazırladığı "Kendine İyi Bak" söyleşisinde KYK yurtlarında kalan üniversite öğrencileriyle bir araya geldi....

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GMO Environment

Iran imposing stricter rules on GM foods External link

Source country tehrantimes Saturday, December 15, 2018 6:33:00 PM CET | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAGMOEnvironment] (GMOEnvironment)soya[1]; genetically modified[1]; GM[17]; Environment[1]; monitoring[1]; Biosafety[2];

Entities: Issa Kalantari[1];

Other categories: GMOs in food & feed 2; FAO; GMOs in Environment; WHO; GMOs in food & feed; Nutrition Allergens; Environment; Food and Feed Safety;

TEHRAN — Iran’s Food and Drug Administration is forcing harsher rules on labelling genetically modified (GM) food products, ISNA news agency reported on Saturday. As per a new regulation issued by the National Council of Biosafety in the [Iranian calendar] month of Aban (October 23-November 21) all.......

"KENDİNE İYİ BAKMAYANLAR KURBAĞAYA DÖNÜŞÜYOR" External link

Source country ntv-tr Saturday, December 15, 2018 4:34:00 PM CET | info [en] [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAGMOEnvironment] (GMOEnvironment)mercimek[2]; GDO[1]; sağlık[1]; genetiği değiştirilmiş[1];

Entities: Ender Sarac[1]; Kurtuluş Savaşı[1];

Other categories: Antioxidants; GM Animals;

Beslenme ve Diyet Uzmanı Dr. Ender Saraç , Gençlik ve Spor Bakanlığı Yüksek Öğretim Kredi ve Yurtlar Kurumu Genel Müdürlüğünce (KYK) düzenlenen "Çınaraltı Gençlik Söyleşileri" programı kapsamında Kütahya İl Müdürlüğünün hazırladığı "Kendine İyi Bak" söyleşisinde KYK yurtlarında kalan üniversite öğrencileriyle bir araya geldi....

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GM Microorganisms

Treating autism Gut bacteria may offer a treatment for autism A common probiotic holds the key print-edition icon Dec 5 External link

Source country economist Friday, December 7, 2018 5:07:00 AM CET | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAGMOMicroorganisms] (GMMicroorganisms)genetically engineered[1]; bacteria[6]; hazard[1];

Entities: Mauro Costa[1]; Bar Ilan[1]; Baylor College[1];

Other categories: Obesity; GMOs in food & feed; GM Animals; Lactobacillus; Probiotic; Food Contact Material; Bacteria;

Unfortunate though this is, the upset gut floras of autistic people are seen by some investigators as the key to the condition—and to treating it. Recent research has shown that altering animals’ intestinal bacteria can have dramatic effects on their nervous systems....

Gıda Sektörünü Değiştirecek Gen Düzenleme Tekniği External link

Source country haber-mynet Sunday, December 2, 2018 6:08:00 PM CET | info [en] [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAGMOMicroorganisms] (GMMicroorganisms)Gen Düzenleme[1]; mantarların[1]; tehlikeli[1]; tehlikesini[1]; genetiğiyle değiştiriyor[1]; genetik düzenlemeyle[1]; GDO[4]; genetiğini değiştirme[1]; Genetik mühendisliğinde[1]; genetik mühendisliğiyle[1]; gen düzenlemenin[1]; gen düzenleme[4]; genetiğini değiştiriyor[1]; genetik düzenleme[1];

Entities: Florida Universitesi[1]; Kuzey Carolina[1]; Jennifer Kuzma[1]; Alison Van[2];

Other categories:

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Jennifer Kuzma diyor: “Bütün GDO’lar ilk kuşaktır. Bir gen koyarsanız bu gen kromozomun herhangi bir yerine gidebilir. Ancak gen düzenleme, bir cümleyi veya bir kelimeyi değiştirmeye benzer. Belirli yerlerde, belirli düzenlemeler yapıyorsunuz,”

İnsanoğlu yüzyıllardır yiyeceklerin genetiğini değiştiriyor. Örneğin yabani domatesler veya havuçlar, bugün yediğimiz seri imalat gıda ürünlerine pek benzemiyor. Günümüzde tüketiciler, “Frankenfoods” adı verilen bu GDO’lu ürünlerden uzak durmaya çalışıyor. Geliştirilen yeni bir gen düzenleme tekniği, bu durumu değiştirecek gibi görünüyor....

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Molecular Characterization

Marijuana pesticide contamination worries Oregon farmers External link

Source country seattletimes Sunday, December 16, 2018 4:14:00 PM CET | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAMolecularCharacterization] (MolecularCharacterization)genetically engineered[1]; plant[1]; canola[1]; contamination[3];

Entities: Mary Anne[1];

Other categories: GMOs in food & feed 2; GMOs in Environment; GMOs in food & feed; Pesticides; Potential Serious and Urgent Events; Herbicides; Multiple Species; Food Contact Material;

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Concerns about pesticide drift are nothing new in agriculture, but the issue has taken on new gravity for Oregon farmers with marijuana-growing neighbors. Due to Oregon’s pesticide testing regime for marijuana and its high value, growers of more conventional crops worry about.......

Integrated Pest Management could save R$4 billion per year in Brazil soybean production External link

Source country agropages Tuesday, December 11, 2018 8:45:00 AM CET | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAMolecularCharacterization] (MolecularCharacterization)soybean[7]; transgenic[1]; Soybean[1]; contamination[1];

Entities: Jose Avila[1];

Other categories: GMOs in food & feed; GMOs in Environment; GMOs in food & feed 2; Insecticides; Multiple Species; Environment; Feed; GM Animals; GMO Environment; Food and Feed Safety;

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Jose Avila added: "This, also a natural enemy, is a fungus that attacks soybean caterpillars and the false mousse, causing diseases in these defoliation insects. Its presence in the crops is very important, because it helps fight pests,"

A study carried out in the south of Mato Grosso do Sul has shown that controlling bedbugs and caterpillars of soybeans following the Integrated Pest Management (IPM) guidelines can increase the producer's profit margin by promoting an economy of just over R$125.00 per hectare....

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GMOs in food & feed

Salvador Zamora: «Ser vegano estricto es incompatible con la vida» External link

Source country laverdad Sunday, December 16, 2018 6:03:00 PM CET | info English text... [en] [other]

Trigger words: [FoodFeedGMO] arroz[4]; tomate[1]; cereales[1]; soja[1]; transgénico[2]; consuma[1]; consumo[2]; transgénicos[6]; riesgo[1]; maíz[1]; alimento[4]; soy[1]; alimentos[5]; consumes[1]; alimentos transgénicos[2];

Entities: Salvador Zamora[2]; Sofia of Spain[2];

Other categories: GMOs in food & feed 2; Obesity; WHO; Medicinal Products; Lagomorpha; Colours;

Para Salvador Zamora (Mazarrón, 1938), comer es un placer. Tanto que hasta entra hambre mientras se le escucha hablar con entusiasmo del arroz con habichuelas y del hígado encebollado. El catedrático emérito de Fisiología de la UMU es un auténtico látigo del veganismo y un fervoroso defensor de la.......

Salvador Zamora: 'be strict vegano is incompatible with life’

For Salvador Zamora (Mazarrón, 1938), eating is a pleasure. That is until hunger while he listens to speak with enthusiasm on rice, beans and liver encebollado. Professor emérito of physiology of the UMU is a real plague of veganismo fervoroso and a defender of the....

Marijuana pesticide contamination worries Oregon farmers External link

Source country seattletimes Sunday, December 16, 2018 4:14:00 PM CET | info [other]

Trigger words: [FoodFeedGMO] genetically engineered[1]; sweet corn[1]; corn[1]; canola[1]; apple[1]; hazards[1]; engineered[1]; risks[2]; safety[2]; risk[1]; consumptive[1]; crop[6]; grapes[1]; Food[2];

Entities: Mary Anne[1];

Other categories: GMOs in food & feed 2; GMOs in Environment; Pesticides; Potential Serious and Urgent Events; Herbicides; Multiple Species; Food Contact Material; Molecular Characterization;

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Concerns about pesticide drift are nothing new in agriculture, but the issue has taken on new gravity for Oregon farmers with marijuana-growing neighbors. Due to Oregon’s pesticide testing regime for marijuana and its high value, growers of more conventional crops worry about.......

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GMOs in food & feed 2

Salvador Zamora: «Ser vegano estricto es incompatible con la vida» External link

Source country laverdad Sunday, December 16, 2018 6:03:00 PM CET | info English text... [en] [other]

Trigger words: [FoodFeedGMO2] arroz[4]; tomate[1]; soja[1]; transgénico[2]; salud[1]; transgénicos[6]; riesgo[1]; maíz[1]; Salud[1]; daño[1]; peligroso[1]; soy[1]; alimentos transgénicos[2];

Entities: Salvador Zamora[2]; Sofia of Spain[2];

Other categories: Obesity; WHO; GMOs in food & feed; Medicinal Products; Lagomorpha; Colours;

Para Salvador Zamora (Mazarrón, 1938), comer es un placer. Tanto que hasta entra hambre mientras se le escucha hablar con entusiasmo del arroz con habichuelas y del hígado encebollado. El catedrático emérito de Fisiología de la UMU es un auténtico látigo del veganismo y un fervoroso defensor de la.......

Salvador Zamora: 'be strict vegano is incompatible with life’

For Salvador Zamora (Mazarrón, 1938), eating is a pleasure. That is until hunger while he listens to speak with enthusiasm on rice, beans and liver encebollado. Professor emérito of physiology of the UMU is a real plague of veganismo fervoroso and a defender of the....

Le « principe d’innovation » entre dans la loi européenne External link

Source country LeMonde Sunday, December 16, 2018 6:01:00 PM CET | info English text... [en] [other]

Trigger words: [FoodFeedGMO2] Tobacco[1]; risques[1]; OGM[1]; tabac[1]; Risk[2];

Entities: Frederick Florin[2];

Other categories: Pesticides;

Lors d’une assemblée du Parlement européen, à Strasbourg. FREDERICK FLORIN / AFP. Le « principe d’innovation » a discrètement fait son entrée dans la législation européenne, mercredi 12 décembre, à la suite d’un vote au Parlement. Réunis en en séance plénière, les eurodéputés ont adopté le texte.......

The "principle innovation’ enters the EUropean law

At a meeting of the EUropean parliament in Strasbourg. Frederick Florin/AFP. The "principle of innovation” has quietly done its entry into EUropean legislation, Wednesday 12 December, following a vote in parliament. Meeting in plenary, meps have adopted the text....

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Unauthorised GMOs (UGM)

Secrets of iron storage in algae External link

Source country sciencedaily Wednesday, December 12, 2018 5:54:00 PM CET | info [other]

Trigger words: [UGM] ferritin[4]; algae[2]; molecular[1];

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"The ability of phytoplankton to store iron drives important chemical cycles and shapes the ecology of the entire ocean," said author Ben Twining, a senior research scientist and the Henry L. and Grace Doherty Vice President for Education at Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences....

Research unlocks secrets of iron storage in algae External link

Source country eurekalert Wednesday, December 12, 2018 3:32:00 PM CET | info [other]

Trigger words: [UGM] ferritin[4]; algae[2]; molecular[1];

Other categories: Marine Food Webs;

New research shows that phytoplankton iron storage strategies may determine which species thrive in changing oceans and impact marine food webs, according to a recent paper in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences . The research examined two primary methods of iron storage and found.......

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GM Animals

Kanuma Approved for Rare Missing-Enzyme Disease External link

Source country medicinenet Sunday, December 16, 2018 11:34:00 AM CET | info [other]

Trigger words: [GM_animals] chickens[2]; eggs[1]; chicken[1]; genetically modified[1]; egg[1]; food[1]; Food[1];

Entities: Scott Roberts[1];

Other categories: Tickeners;

TUESDAY, Dec. 8, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Kanuma (sebelipase alfa) has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration as the first treatment for a rare but often-deadly disease caused by an enzyme deficiency. People with Lal deficiency, also known as Wolman disease or cholesteryl ester.......

In 1997, this Indian doctor tried pig heart transplant, was jailed External link

Source country timesofindia Sunday, December 16, 2018 7:00:00 AM CET | info [other]

Trigger words: [GM_animals] pigs[1]; genetically engineered[2]; genetically modified[1]; animal[1]; genetic engineering[1]; food[1]; pig[6];

Entities: Ludwig Maximilians[1]; Indira Gandhi[1]; Jonathan Ho[1]; Heart Institute[1];

Other categories: AIDS-HIV; Medical Devices Adverse Effects;

GUWAHATI: Some days ago, researchers from Germany, Sweden and Switzerland reported in the journal Nature that “modifications to a cross-species transplantation approach … for the first time has enabled baboons that received genetically modified pig hearts to survive for more than six months”....

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GMOs in Environment

Marijuana pesticide contamination worries Oregon farmers External link

Source country seattletimes Sunday, December 16, 2018 4:14:00 PM CET | info [other]

Trigger words: [GMO-environment] genetically engineered[1]; coexistence[3]; sweet corn[1]; corn[1]; canola[1]; contamination[3]; apple[1]; hazards[1]; engineered[1]; risks[2]; safety[2]; risk[1]; crop[6]; grapes[1];

Entities: Mary Anne[1];

Other categories: GMOs in food & feed 2; GMOs in food & feed; Pesticides; Potential Serious and Urgent Events; Herbicides; Multiple Species; Food Contact Material; Molecular Characterization;

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Concerns about pesticide drift are nothing new in agriculture, but the issue has taken on new gravity for Oregon farmers with marijuana-growing neighbors. Due to Oregon’s pesticide testing regime for marijuana and its high value, growers of more conventional crops worry about.......

Africa Sub-regions lack knowledge of GMOs , says foundation 20 mins ago Health External link

Source country guardian-ng Sunday, December 16, 2018 2:42:00 PM CET | info [other]

Trigger words: [GMO-environment] Biotechnology[1]; biotechnology[1]; environmental[1]; soya beans[1]; Health[1]; GMO[11]; GMOs[4]; maize[2]; genetic engineering[1]; soya[1]; Genetically Modified[2]; beans[1]; crop[1];

Entities: Bill Gates[1];

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

African Agricultural Technology Foundations (AATF) on Sunday expressed displeasure over lack of knowledge of Genetically Modified Organism (GMO) among the African Sub-region farmers. The Foundation’s Regional Director, Dr Issouhou Abdurhamane, made the observation when he led a team to the News.......

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