Food and Feed Safety

Genetically modified foods: A critical review of their promise and problems External link

Source country sciencedirect Saturday, May 18, 2019 10:57:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAFoodFeedSafety] (FoodFeedSafety)risks[1]; foods[4]; GM[4]; GMO[2]; health[1]; Genetically modified[1]; food[2];

Other categories: Food Contact Material;

The term “genetic modified organisms (GMO)” has become a controversial topic as its benefits for both food producers and consumers are companied by potential biomedical risks and environmental side effects. Increasing concerns from the public about GMO, particularly in the form of genetic modified.......

Common bacterial pathogen of diarrhea diseases unknown to many people External link

Source country newsmedical Friday, May 17, 2019 8:19:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAFoodFeedSafety] (FoodFeedSafety)risks[1]; foods[1]; genetically modified[1]; plant[1]; health[2]; risk[1]; food[5];

Other categories: Unknown Disease; Salmonellosis; Antimicrobial resist; micro-plastics; Salmonella; Other Zoonoses; Bacteria;

Respondents still perceive smoking, climate and environmental pollution and an unhealthy or wrong diet as the biggest health risks. For the first time, respondents also spontaneously mentioned pollution through diesel exhaust and particulate matter as a risk....

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GM Animals

Little Caesars will sell meatless pizzas, but they’ll cost more than regular pizzas External link

Source country marketwatch Monday, May 20, 2019 6:58:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAGMOAnimals] (GMAnimals)poultry[2]; chicken[1]; environment[1]; genetically modified[1]; meat[11]; salmon[1]; animal[1]; health[1]; competition[1]; intake[1]; Meat[2];

Entities: Danny Meyer[1]; Jason Kaplan[1];

Other categories: GMOs in Environment; GMOs in food & feed 2; Aquatic Animals; Bovidae; Ovidae and Capridae; Suidae; Environment; GMO Environment;

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Jason Kaplan said: “With the popularity of alternative meats and meat substitutes, it’s a much more appealing approach to people who are health conscious, but also want something that has a strong flavor profile as opposed to the boring veggie burger,”

The pizza is available for a limited time at 58 locations in Yakima, Wash., Ft. Meyers, Fla. and Albuquerque, N.M. The move for Little Caesars — known for selling hearty pies like its bacon, sausage, ham, pepperoni and beef-topped Meat Feast pizza — shows that plant-based, lab-grown meat is becoming more mainstream....

Qurdlar ÖLÜMə səbəb olur! Ehtiyatlı olun! External link

Source country big Monday, May 20, 2019 1:32:00 PM CEST | info [en] [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAGMOAnimals] (GMAnimals)yumurtaları[1]; GMO[1]; toksin[1]; yayıla[1];

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Dünyada hər il 4 milyon insan bedende olan parazitlərdən dünyasını dəyişir. Bununla bağlı hətta ORT telekanalında gedən Malışevanın verilişində də öz əksini tapmışdır. Hər kəs orqanizmdə mütləq şəkildə parazit daşıyıcısıdır. Ailədə hər kimdə varsa, keçici xassəyə malikdir (yuyulmamış çirkli əllərdən, geyimlərdən və s....

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GMO Environment

Little Caesars will sell meatless pizzas, but they’ll cost more than regular pizzas External link

Source country marketwatch Monday, May 20, 2019 6:58:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAGMOEnvironment] (GMOEnvironment)environment[1]; genetically modified[1]; rice[1];

Entities: Danny Meyer[1]; Jason Kaplan[1];

Other categories: GMOs in Environment; GMOs in food & feed 2; Aquatic Animals; Bovidae; Ovidae and Capridae; Suidae; Environment; GM Animals;

Quotes... Quotes in this article

Jason Kaplan said: “With the popularity of alternative meats and meat substitutes, it’s a much more appealing approach to people who are health conscious, but also want something that has a strong flavor profile as opposed to the boring veggie burger,”

The pizza is available for a limited time at 58 locations in Yakima, Wash., Ft. Meyers, Fla. and Albuquerque, N.M. The move for Little Caesars — known for selling hearty pies like its bacon, sausage, ham, pepperoni and beef-topped Meat Feast pizza — shows that plant-based, lab-grown meat is becoming more mainstream....

Роспотребнадзор возбудил дело против Nestle из-за ГМО в овсянке External link

Source country rian Monday, May 20, 2019 2:59:00 PM CEST | info English text... [en] [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAGMOEnvironment] (GMOEnvironment)ГМО[1]; контроля[1]; папайя[1];

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Изготовитель, которому стало известно о несоответствии выпущенной в обращение продукции требованиям технических регламентов, обязан был сообщить об этом в орган государственного контроля, однако не сделал это, пояснили в пресс-службе. Штраф для производителя может составить до 30 тысяч рублей, отметили в ведомстве....

Rospotrebnadzor filed a case against Nestle for gmos in oatmeal

The manufacturer, who became aware of non-conformity of the released product requirements in the treatment of technical regulations, was obliged to notify the state supervisory authority, however, did not do this, explained in a press service. The fine for producer could amount to 30 thousand rubles, noted in the ministry.

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GM Microorganisms

The Nutritional Benefits of Fermented Superfood Natto External link

Source country onegreenplanet Thursday, May 16, 2019 2:54:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAGMOMicroorganisms] (GMMicroorganisms)bacteria[1]; genetically modified[1]; GMO[1]; fermentation[4];

Other categories: GMOs in food & feed 2; GMOs in food & feed; Aquatic Animals; Bacillus; Probiotic; GM Animals; Tickeners; Bacteria;

This traditional Japanese food item is an incredibly nutritious and powerful gut-friendly agent. So, how does a fermented superfood such as natto come to be? Take whole soybeans, some soaking, some steaming (or boiling), and a dash of Bacillus subtilis....

The future of food production processes: animal, vegetable or cell? External link

Source country irishtimes Thursday, May 16, 2019 2:03:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAGMOMicroorganisms] (GMMicroorganisms)bacteria[1]; recombinant[2]; fermentation[3]; Contamination[1];

Entities: Van der Molen[2]; Pearse Lyons[1];

Other categories: Contamination; Opioid; MRSA; Pharmaceuticals; Heavy Metals; Aquatic Animals; Bovidae; Resistance; Environment; Feed; GMO Environment; Molecular Characterization;

Food has not changed much in the past decade. A Sunday roast or mid-week dinner might have new takes or added exotica. But the expected meat and veg are basically all there. If scientists have it right, changes over the next decade will be more dramatic. From plant- to cell-based and beyond, new food production processes vary....

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Molecular Characterization

Peng He External link

Source country wiley-pms Saturday, May 18, 2019 11:51:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAMolecularCharacterization] (MolecularCharacterization)recombination[1]; plant[3]; recombinant[1];

Other categories: Nutrition Allergens; Multiple Species; Candida; Fungi; Artificial Tissues Adverse Effects;

Genome shuffling was used to improve the acetic acid tolerance of an ethanologenic yeast, Candida krusei GL560. A mutant, S4–3, was isolated and selected after four rounds of genome shuffling. It was found that the mutant S4–3 had a higher viability in the YNBX (yeast nitrogen base/xylose) medium.......

Plants uprooted, buried in drive against Bt brinjal in Haryana External link

Source country HindustanTimes Friday, May 17, 2019 9:55:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAMolecularCharacterization] (MolecularCharacterization)Plant[1]; genetically modified[2]; GM[6]; contamination[4];

Entities: Kumar Jain[1]; Anil Kumar[1];

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

The Haryana horticulture department has launched a crackdown on the illegal cultivation of genetically modified brinjal or eggplant in Fatehabad district, a top official said on Friday, adding the plants had been “uprooted and deeply buried”. The state government also shared images of officials burying the Bt brinjal plants in a trench....

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GMOs in food & feed

Frelii Files Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q External link

Source country 4-traders Monday, May 20, 2019 10:08:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [FoodFeedGMO] Cannabis[1]; risks[2]; gene[1]; Health[1]; Safe[1]; consumers[1]; Feed[1]; biotech[1];

Other categories: Pharmaceuticals; Feed;

Frelii Inc. (OTCQB: FRLI) (“Frelii” or “the Company") today announced that on May 20, 2019, it filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission its Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended March 31, 2019. The filing is available on Frelii’s website at About Frelii Inc. Frelii Inc....

Norway's water harvest External link

Source country mondediplo Monday, May 20, 2019 8:13:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [FoodFeedGMO] Bohne[1]; Health[1]; GM[1]; fruit[1]; health[2]; consume[1]; consumption[1]; feed[3]; OGM[1]; risk[3]; consumers[1]; Safety[1]; consumer[1]; Food[1];

Entities: Jacques Yves Cousteau[1]; Lisbeth Berg Hansen[2]; Per Sandberg[1]; Marine Research[1];

Other categories: Pesticides; GMOs in Environment; GM Animals; Obesity;

L erøy , the Norwegian world number two in farmed salmon, has its Sagen 2 pilot farm not far from Bergen. In a hangar are tanks of lumpfish; the little suckerfish are the farmers’ ally because they are natural predators of the lakselus or salmon louse ( Lepeophtheirus salmonis....

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GMOs in food & feed 2

Little Caesars will sell meatless pizzas, but they’ll cost more than regular pizzas External link

Source country marketwatch Monday, May 20, 2019 6:58:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [FoodFeedGMO2] genetically modified[1]; broccoli[1]; health[1]; rice[1];

Entities: Danny Meyer[1]; Jason Kaplan[1];

Other categories: GMOs in Environment; Aquatic Animals; Bovidae; Ovidae and Capridae; Suidae; Environment; GM Animals; GMO Environment;

Quotes... Quotes in this article

Jason Kaplan said: “With the popularity of alternative meats and meat substitutes, it’s a much more appealing approach to people who are health conscious, but also want something that has a strong flavor profile as opposed to the boring veggie burger,”

The pizza is available for a limited time at 58 locations in Yakima, Wash., Ft. Meyers, Fla. and Albuquerque, N.M. The move for Little Caesars — known for selling hearty pies like its bacon, sausage, ham, pepperoni and beef-topped Meat Feast pizza — shows that plant-based, lab-grown meat is becoming more mainstream....

Día Mundial de las Abejas: por qué la humanidad está al borde de la hambruna External link

Source country prensalibre Monday, May 20, 2019 6:44:00 PM CEST | info English text... [en] [other]

Trigger words: [FoodFeedGMO2] arroz[1]; transgénicos[1]; riesgo[1]; maíz[1]; cultivar[1]; patatas[1]; tomates[2]; cultivos transgénicos[1];

Entities: Peter Kozmus[1];

Other categories: FAO;

En una conferencia en Roma, el vicepresidente de la Federación Internacional de Asociaciones de Apicultores (Apimondia), Peter Kozmus, se apoyó en distintos mapas del mundo para ilustrar cómo la producción en esas áreas se está resintiendo “porque no hay suficientes polinizadores”....

World day of bees: why humanity is on the brink of famine

At a conference in Rome, the vice-president of the international federation of associations of beekeepers (Apimondia), Peter Kozmus, supported in different maps of the world to illustrate how the production in those areas is suffering “because there are not enough pollinating”.

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Unauthorised GMOs (UGM)

The fascination of plant genomes External link

Source country biomedcentral Monday, May 20, 2019 3:09:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [UGM] Lin[1]; soybean[1]; engineered[1]; cassava[3]; cultivars[1]; crop improvements[1]; molecular[3]; crops[6]; rice[1]; maize[1]; crop[3];

Other categories: Communicable disease; Methyl;

As a genomics journal, genome sequencing is our bread and butter, and we have had a couple of large-scale genome sequencing studies in crops. Lin Zeng and colleagues looked at pistachio . They sequenced the genomes of 93 different pistachio cultivars, and 49 wild trees, including some from different species of Pistacia ....

Jinhua Li External link

Source country wiley-pms Saturday, May 18, 2019 11:51:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [UGM] tomatoes[1]; engineered[1]; fruits[4]; Fruit[1]; fruit[3]; transgenic[1]; mRNA[1]; tomato[5]; PSY1[1];

Other categories: Ethylene; GMOs in Environment;

Graphene‐like two‐dimensional materials (graphene, transition‐metal dichalcogenides (TMDCs)) have received extraordinary attention owing to their rich physics and potential applications in building nanoelectronic and nanophotonic devices. Recent works have concentrated on increasing the responsivity.......

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GM Animals

Norway's water harvest External link

Source country mondediplo Monday, May 20, 2019 8:13:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [GM_animals] GM[1]; salmon[30]; Atlantic salmon[1]; insects[1]; salmonin[1]; aquaculture[2]; feed[3]; OGM[1]; AquaBounty[2]; genetically modified[1]; fish[12]; protein[1]; animal[1]; fisheries[3]; salmonis[1]; Food[1];

Entities: Jacques Yves Cousteau[1]; Lisbeth Berg Hansen[2]; Per Sandberg[1]; Marine Research[1];

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

L erøy , the Norwegian world number two in farmed salmon, has its Sagen 2 pilot farm not far from Bergen. In a hangar are tanks of lumpfish; the little suckerfish are the farmers’ ally because they are natural predators of the lakselus or salmon louse ( Lepeophtheirus salmonis....

Athersys Presents Data From Its Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome Clinical Trial at American Thoracic Society International Conference External link

Source country benzinga Monday, May 20, 2019 6:35:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [GM_animals] biotechnology[2]; animal[1]; Food[1];

Other categories: Respiratory Syndrome;

Data are: n (%), mean (SD) or median [IQR] "ARDS is more common than people realize, and there is no cure for it because it is a heterogenous condition," commented Dr. Bellingan. "The data from the MUST-ARDS trial is very encouraging, and I'm looking forward about the potential of having a therapy to offer ARDS patients....

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GMOs in Environment

NZ companies to learn from world's biggest biotech event External link

Source country voxy Monday, May 20, 2019 9:54:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [GMO-environment] kiwi[1]; environment[1]; biotechnology[1]; Kiwi[1]; environmental[1]; health[3]; BiotechNZ[2]; biotech[7];

Other categories: Communicable disease;

A New Zealand delegation of biotech companies will attend the world’s biggest biotech conference in Philadelphia in the USA next month. They will be among 16,000 attendees from around the globe at the Bio2019 event from June 3 to 6. The New Zealand biotech experts attending are from businesses.......

Norway's water harvest External link

Source country mondediplo Monday, May 20, 2019 8:13:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [GMO-environment] Environmental[1]; environmental[1]; OGM[1]; genetically modified[1]; Health[1]; GM[1]; fruit[1]; Environment[1]; health[2]; risk[3]; Safety[1];

Entities: Jacques Yves Cousteau[1]; Lisbeth Berg Hansen[2]; Per Sandberg[1]; Marine Research[1];

Other categories: GMOs in food & feed; Pesticides; GM Animals; Obesity;

L erøy , the Norwegian world number two in farmed salmon, has its Sagen 2 pilot farm not far from Bergen. In a hangar are tanks of lumpfish; the little suckerfish are the farmers’ ally because they are natural predators of the lakselus or salmon louse ( Lepeophtheirus salmonis....

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