GMWatch Home, 28 Aug 2014 09:19:03 +0000Joomla! - Open Source Content Managementen-gbKeith Kloor: Trash-talking the enviros – or just talking trash?

Keith Kloor doing a drive-by

Blogger Keith Kloor doesn’t like environmentalists – and is a stranger to science and logic, writes Jonathan Matthews

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British think tank tells Africans to grow and eat GMOs

Chatham House, GM and Africa

Chatham House report misleads about GMO risks and promises, writes Claire Robinson

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The farce of GMO industry safety studies

DuPonts GMO Canola safety study exposed

Control animals fed GMOs and pesticides makes industry GM canola safety study worthless

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Another unethical GMO human trial planned

GMO Bananas - another unethical GMO human trial planned

GMO bananas could be fed to humans without doing animal toxicity testing first

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Brazil: Pest resistance to Bt maize in third year of cultivation

maize pest damage

Pests in Brazil are becoming resistant to Bt maize 1507 only three years after market approval, shows an industry-sponsored study

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GM golden rice paper to be retracted amid ethics scandal

child eating rice

Children were fed GM rice without the informed consent of parents

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Guardian newspaper report admits widespread failure of GM Bt brinjal

Bt Brinjal Leaf Curl

In the wake of attempts by pro-GMO campaigner Mark Lynas to deny local reports that Bt brinjal (eggplant/aubergine) failed in Bangladesh, now The Guardian newspaper has published an article confirming the widespread failure of the crop.

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Alarm at new dengue emergency where GM mosquito trials conducted

Mosquito Sucking Blood

Civil society groups today expressed alarm at an increase in dengue incidence, leading to an emergency decree, in a town in Brazil where releases of genetically modified (GM) mosquitoes are taking place.

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Republication of the Séralini study: Science speaks for itself

the seralini team welcomes the republication of the chronic toxicity study on the glyphosate-based herbicide Roundup and a commercialized GM maize, Monsanto’s NK603, led by Prof Gilles-Eric Séralini.

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Roundup damages sperm – new study

four men protecting their testicles

A new study in rats found that Roundup altered testicular function after only 8 days of exposure at a concentration of only 0.5%, similar to levels found in water after agricultural spraying, writes Claire Robinson.

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