Food and Feed Safety

Manipulation of sucrose phloem and embryo loading affects pea leaf metabolism, carbon and nitrogen partitioning to sinks as well as seed storage pools External link

Source country wiley-pj Sunday, September 15, 2019 12:14:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAFoodFeedSafety] (FoodFeedSafety)plants[4]; protein[2]; transgenic[2];

Other categories: GMOs in food & feed; Nitrogen;

Seed development largely depends on the long‐distance transport of sucrose from photosynthetically‐active source leaves to seed sinks. This source‐to‐sink carbon allocation occurs in the phloem and requires the loading of sucrose into the leaf phloem and, at the sink end, its import into the growing embryo....

çiçeklerini suladıktan sonra maydonoz yiyen vegan External link

Source country eksisozluk Sunday, September 15, 2019 2:07:00 AM CEST | info [en] [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAFoodFeedSafety] (FoodFeedSafety)bitkilerin[1]; bitkiye[1]; besinlerle[1]; bitkilere[1]; bitkilerle[1]; zarar[2]; bitkilerinkine[1]; besinle[1]; bitki[3]; zararı[2]; genetiği değiştirilmiş[1]; bitkiyi[1];

Other categories: Medicinal Products; Pharmaceuticals; GMO Environment;

işin şakası bir yana (zeka falan, geyik yapıyoruz beya) tutup et yemeyi seven bir insana dayatmada bulunma hakkını kendinde gören vegandır. kusura bakmayın canlar, et yemenin ne yasal ne de ahlaki yönden bir sıkıntısı yok. " kedi köpek sevdikten sonra yemekte et yiyen insan " gibi başlıklar açarak.......

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GM Animals

Genome wide search to identify reference genes candidates for gene expression analysis in Gossypium hirsutum External link

Source country bmcplantbiol Monday, September 16, 2019 1:28:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAGMOAnimals] (GMAnimals)insect[1]; transgenic[2]; spread[1];

Other categories: GMOs in Environment; GMO Environment;

Statistical analysis. To assess the stability of a gene, two measures were adopted – (i) CV \( =\overline{x}/{\sigma}_x \) where \( \overline{x} \) and σ x are mean and standard deviation of a variable x respectively and (ii) the normality p -value measured by the Shapiro-Wilks Test ( p -value < 0....

Agriculture and food security (21) Apply Agriculture and food security filter External link

Source country EC Sunday, September 15, 2019 5:40:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAGMOAnimals] (GMAnimals)genetically modified[1]; Health[1]; GM[2]; fish[4]; fisheries[4];

Entities: John Dalli[1]; Maire Geoghegan Quinn[1];

Other categories: GMOs in food & feed; GMOs in food & feed 2; food security; Mercury; Methyl; GMOs in Environment; Arsenic; Heavy Metals; Aquatic Animals; Food Contact Material;

The European Commission will establish an observatory to map progress and measure the impact of the development of the European Union's bioeconomy, European Commissioner for Research, Innovation and Science Máire Geoghegan-Quinn announced today. The observatory will gather data to follow the.......

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GMO Environment

Genome wide search to identify reference genes candidates for gene expression analysis in Gossypium hirsutum External link

Source country bmcplantbiol Monday, September 16, 2019 1:28:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAGMOEnvironment] (GMOEnvironment)Plant[1]; plant[3]; cotton[3]; transgenic[2]; spread[1];

Other categories: GMOs in Environment; GM Animals;

Statistical analysis. To assess the stability of a gene, two measures were adopted – (i) CV \( =\overline{x}/{\sigma}_x \) where \( \overline{x} \) and σ x are mean and standard deviation of a variable x respectively and (ii) the normality p -value measured by the Shapiro-Wilks Test ( p -value < 0....

Increase in lysophosphatidate acyltransferase activity in oilseed rape (Brassica napus) increases seed triacylglycerol content despite its low intrins External link

Source country wiley-nph Sunday, September 15, 2019 2:40:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAGMOEnvironment] (GMOEnvironment)seed[10]; plant[4]; transgenic[2];

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Characterisation of Brassica napus DH12075 seeds. (a) Lysophosphatidate acyltransferase specific activity in microsomal preparations of transgenic lines. Overexpressing lines are significantly different to their azygous controls: for plant 2 lines, P < 0.001 and for plant 3 lines, P < 0.05 by Student's t ‐test....

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GM Microorganisms

Protein A Resins Market is Set to Experience Revolutionary Growth by 2026 External link

Source country honestversion Monday, September 9, 2019 9:55:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAGMOMicroorganisms] (GMMicroorganisms)recombination[1]; bacteria[1]; recombinant[3]; contamination[1];

Other categories: Immunoglobulin; Contamination; Escherichia coli Infection; Toxins; Escherichia; Staphylococcus; Bacteria;

Protein A resin is a surface protein that occurs naturally in the cell wall of the bacteria Staphylococcus aureus. It is used in affinity chromatography owing to its ability to bind proteins such as antigens, immunoglobulins and others. The increasing demand for affinity chromatography, coupled with.......

Biological Function (S) and Application (S) of Pectin and External link

Source country biotech-asia Sunday, September 8, 2019 10:47:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Rhamnogalacturonan II (RG-II) RG-II amount to approximately 10% of the total pectin and is the most composite but structurally the most conserved group of pectin found in nature. It has similar backbone like HG but there are four conserved side chains A, B, C and D are invariably present....

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Molecular Characterization

In inventing new lives for themselves, immigrants learn to invent other things too External link

Source country newstatesman Wednesday, September 11, 2019 5:11:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAMolecularCharacterization] (MolecularCharacterization)Recombination[1]; recombination[2]; plant[1]; recombinant[1];

Entities: James Dyson[1]; Charles Darwin[1];

Other categories: Food Contact Material;

A study published in 2017 revealed that 43 per cent of companies in the Fortune 500 were founded or co-founded by immigrants or the children of immigrants (rising to 57 per cent in the top 35 companies). These 216 firms produced $5.3trn in global revenue and employed 12.1 million workers. This is not an isolated finding....

CRISPR gene editing protects apples from orchard-destroying fire blight disease External link

Source country geneticliteracyproject Wednesday, September 11, 2019 1:49:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAMolecularCharacterization] (MolecularCharacterization)recombination[1]; plant[2]; transgenic[1];

Other categories: GMOs in food & feed 2; Erwinia Amylovora;

The bacterium Erwinia amylovora, the causal agent of fire blight disease in apple, triggers its infection through the DspA/E effector which interacts with the apple susceptibility protein MdDIPM4. In this work, an MdDIPM4 knock‐out has been produced in two Malus x domestica susceptible cultivars.......

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GMOs in food & feed

Agric revolution: Can high fertiliser cost force a reversal? External link

Source country thenationonlineng Monday, September 16, 2019 1:33:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [FoodFeedGMO] Biotechnology[1]; onion[2]; consumption[4]; threatened[1]; tomato[3]; rice[3]; food[18]; Crop[1]; feed[1]; beans[3]; threats[1]; threat[1]; crop[1]; Rice[1];

Entities: Alhaji Lai Mohammed[1]; Mala Buni[1]; Lai Mohammed[1]; Jennifer Blanke[1];

Other categories: food security; GMOs in Environment;

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Jennifer Blanke said: “We are just thrilled to be getting together with our partners in order to expand the efforts to make sure that we are financing the development of manufacturing and blending of fertiliser,” “This is an African effort, led by Africans, for Africa,”

The timely delivery of affordable and high-quality fertiliser in commercial quantity to farmers largely drove the revolution in the agricultural sector. It was an outcome of the Federal Government’s successful implementation of the Presidential Fertiliser Initiative (PFI) and other strategic.......

MIL-OSI Economics: Iraqi Ministry of Electricity in coordination with MGH and GE to add up to 1.5 GW of electricity by developing next phase of Besmay External link

Source country foreignaffairs-nz Sunday, September 15, 2019 7:24:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [FoodFeedGMO] consumed[1]; Health[1]; safe[1]; consumption[1]; Safety[1]; GE[28]; Rice[1];

Entities: Adel Abdel Mahdi[2]; John Rice[1]; Power Plant[3]; Joseph Anis[2]; Ahmed Ismail[2];

Other categories: GMOs in Environment;

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Ahmed Ismail said: “At Mass Energy Group Holding, our mission is to make investments in the interests of the public by being an active contributor to the construction and development of Iraq’s power sector. In GE, we have found a reliable partner that is not only committed to the same values but also able to provide industry-leading technology, as well as world-class execution and service expertise on the ground in Iraq,” “We are excited to start working on the next phase of Besmaya today and remain committed to partnering with the government and people of Iraq to keep addressing the country’s power generation needs in the future as well”

Joseph Anis said: “On behalf of GE, I would like to thank MGH and the Ministry of Electricity for their continued trust in us,” “GE has been honored to collaborate with various organizations to support the development of Iraq’s electricity sector for over 50 years. From being among the first to help rebuild power infrastructure in conflict-affected areas such as Diyala and Mosul, to providing equipment and services for Iraq’s first independent power plant, we have not just promised but continuously delivered on our commitment to help power progress for the people of Iraq”

Source: GE. Baghdad, Iraq; September 15, 2019: Under the guidance of the Iraqi Prime Minister, H.E. Dr. Adel Abdul Mahdi, the patronage of the Iraqi Minister of Electricity, H.E. Dr. Luay al-Khatteeb and in continuation of their dedicated efforts to strengthen Iraq’s power sector, Mass Energy Group.......

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GMOs in food & feed 2

Transgender Worker Gets Fired After Telling Conservative Customer To ‘Get The F*ck Out’ External link

Source country dailycaller Monday, September 16, 2019 1:18:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [FoodFeedGMO2] coffee[4]; Transgender[1]; threats[1]; threat[1]; unsafe[1]; transgender[2];

Entities: Jason Anderson[1]; Justin Sullivan[1];

Other categories:

A coffee shop in Nebraska reportedly fired a transgender employee for berating and kicking out a conservative customer. “I thought I recognized you,” said Natalie Weiss, a transgender employee, to conservative customer Marilyn Synek on Wednesday. “You should get the fuck out and never come back....

Costa Coffee lobbied government against 25p &apos;latte levy&apos; before proposals were binned External link

Source country independent-UK Monday, September 16, 2019 12:41:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [FoodFeedGMO2] health[2]; threat[1]; Coffee[1]; transgender[1];

Entities: Mr Hammond[1]; David Attenborough[1];

Other categories: Loss of species; AIDS-HIV;

The fast food chain also said the definition of “single-use” plastic should be based on how recyclable the plastic is and not the number of times it is used, and argued that plastic bottles are “by far the most effective way of supplying water to consumers” and “play a vital role in society”....

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Unauthorised GMOs (UGM)

A tour across Europe to investigate mesophyll conductance under stress External link

Source country wiley-pj Saturday, September 14, 2019 11:55:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [UGM] molecular[1]; tobacco[1]; crop improvement[1]; crop[2];

Entities: Jose Antonio Hernandez[1]; José Clemente[1]; Juan de la Cierva[1]; Antonio Hernandez[1];

Other categories: GMOs in Environment;

Photosynthetic efficiency is a fundamental component of crop yield. Yet, we are far from understanding all of the different molecular and physiological mechanisms that affect photosynthesis in a changing environment. New work in The Plant Journal (Clemente‐Moreno et al ) sheds light on the role of.......

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Source country springer-mp Saturday, September 14, 2019 7:14:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [UGM] ferritin[1]; cultivar[1]; Fig[5]; corn[1]; potato[1]; molecular[3]; crops[2]; Sugarcane[3]; sugarcane[5];

Entities: Elena Sanchez[1];

Other categories: Osmium tetroxide; Sodium;

ORIGINAL ARTICLE Sugarcane glycoproteins control dynamics of cytoskeleton during teliospore germination of Sporisorium scitamineum Elena Sánchez-Elordi1 & František Baluška2 & Carlos Vicente1 & María Estrella Legaz1 Received: 29 November 2018 /Revised: 30 July 2019 /Accepted: 2 August 2019 # German.......

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GM Animals

Unicellular organisms can learn, remember: Israeli-Spanish research External link

Source country china.org.cn Sunday, September 15, 2019 8:41:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [GM_animals] Biotechnology[1]; animal[1]; food[4];

Entities: David Ben Gurion[1]; Ivan Pavlov[1];

Other categories:

JERUSALEM, Sept. 15 (Xinhua) -- Researchers from Israel and Spain found that unicellular organisms are able to learn and preserve memories, which may lead to new memory treatments for Alzheimer's patients, Israel's National Institute of Biotechnology in the Negev (NIBN) said Sunday....

A putative merR family transcription factor Slr0701 regulates mercury inducible expression of MerA in the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC6803 External link

Source country wiley-microbiologyopen Sunday, September 15, 2019 6:54:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [GM_animals] CAT[3]; protein[7]; cloning[1]; GE[2];

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2.8 Overexpression and purification of Slr0701. PCR amplification of slr0701 ORF was performed, with the specific primers slr0701‐ExF (5′‐gtac GC TAG C GT GAG CAT TAT GTT AAC CGT CAG C‐3′) and slr0701‐ExR (5′‐gcat GAA TTC CTA AGT CAA CTG CTC ATT TAA CAA AC‐3′). The Nhe I and Eco RI restriction enzyme sites are underlined....

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GMOs in Environment

Agric revolution: Can high fertiliser cost force a reversal? External link

Source country thenationonlineng Monday, September 16, 2019 1:33:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [GMO-environment] Crop[1]; Biotechnology[1]; onion[2]; beans[3]; threats[1]; threatened[1]; tomato[3]; threat[1]; rice[3]; crop[1]; Rice[1]; spread[1];

Entities: Alhaji Lai Mohammed[1]; Mala Buni[1]; Lai Mohammed[1]; Jennifer Blanke[1];

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

Quotes... Quotes in this article

Jennifer Blanke said: “We are just thrilled to be getting together with our partners in order to expand the efforts to make sure that we are financing the development of manufacturing and blending of fertiliser,” “This is an African effort, led by Africans, for Africa,”

The timely delivery of affordable and high-quality fertiliser in commercial quantity to farmers largely drove the revolution in the agricultural sector. It was an outcome of the Federal Government’s successful implementation of the Presidential Fertiliser Initiative (PFI) and other strategic.......

Transcriptional regulation of stilbene synthases in grapevine germplasm differentially susceptible to downy mildew External link

Source country bmcplantbiol Monday, September 16, 2019 1:28:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [GMO-environment] Biotechnology[1]; environmental[1]; gene[2]; grapevine[15]; cDNA[1]; grape[1];

Other categories:

Background. To limit the impact of the downy mildew disease of grapevine and reduce the need to recur to chemical treatments, an effective strategy might be recovering adaptive resistance traits in both cultivated and wild V. vinifera germplasm Considering that stilbenes represent the most important.......

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