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Keep GMO apples out of baby food!

Sep. 7, 2013 / Posted by: Dana Perls / Categories: Blog, Food and Technology

GMO Apples: Coming soon to baby food, school lunches and Happy meals As the fall season rushes in, my kitchen fills up with canned apple sauces, baked apple crisps, and fresh apple slices. And as an aunt, I have fond memories of feeding applesauc...

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A Bad Week for Big Biotech: Supreme Court decision invalidating gene patents one of many recent major setbacks to the biotechnology industry’s control over life

Jun. 13, 2013 / Posted by: Emma Hedman / Categories: Blog, Food and Technology

Today many women’s rights groups, cancer patients, scientists, and concerned citizens celebrated an enormous victory in the Supreme Court: human genes can no longer be patented by big business! As of this morning, over 20% of the human geno...

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