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Thursday, August 17, 2023
Without GM crops, the world would have needed 3.4 percent additional cropland to keep global agricultural output at its 2019 level
National and Global Impacts of Genetically Modified Crops Casper Worm Hansen Asger Mose Wingender Summary We estimate the impact of genetic...
Friday, July 28, 2023
Gene technology regulations Part 3: Enhanced International Standards Bolster Biotechnology Risk Management
Enhanced International Standards Bolster Biotechnology Risk Management David Tribe The preceding post explored gene technology risk managem...
Saturday, June 10, 2023
Gene technology regulations Part 2. How to start doing Risk Management
OGTR 2013 Risk Analysis Framework Overview: Attention to Context David Tribe 2023 Next post in this series: Gene technology regulations...
Monday, May 29, 2023
Gene technology regulations Part 1. Current treatment of new breeding technologies by the existing Gene Technology Regulations in Australia
David Tribe. (Based on Australian Gene Technology Regulations 2001 F2019L00573 20 October 2020). The current treatment of new breeding t...
Wednesday, May 17, 2023
Should I get a flu vaccine this year? Here’s what you need to know
Pexels/Marcus Aurelius Paul Griffin , The University of Queensland After having low rates ...
Saturday, January 07, 2023
Natural GMOs Part 311. Genes move widely in working cassettes by newly discovered mechanism in ecologically important oxygen generating ocean bacteria
From the tropics to the poles, from the sea surface to hundreds of feet below, the world’s oceans are teeming with one of the tiniest of o...
Thursday, October 13, 2022
Natural GMOs Part 310. An insect with numerous plant genes
The silverleaf whitefly is a major crop pest in the tropics and subtropics. After studying its genome, INRAE and the CNRS identified 49 pl...
Saturday, October 01, 2022
If you think scrapping COVID isolation periods will get us back to work and past the pandemic, think again
Shutterstock C Raina MacIntyre , UNSW Sydney ; Brendan Crabb , Burnet Institute , and Nancy Baxter , Th...
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