Gene Edited Farm Animals Will Threaten Human, Animal and Environmental Safety

This report reveals that the use of gene editing in farm animals poses risks to human health, the environment and animal welfare. It recommends instead the development of sustainable and ecological animal agriculture systems. […]

Genome-Edited Hornless Cattle Found to Have Unintended Antibiotic Resistance Genes

New research published by US Food and Drug Administration scientists has discovered foreign DNA inadvertently introduced into the genomes of genome-edited animals, dealing a significant blow to the biotech industry’s claims that no regulation of such organisms is necessary. […]

FDA’s Approval of GE AquAdvantage Salmon Disregards Precautionary Principle

This legal Note critiques the US FDA’s approval of AquAdvantage salmon for consumption, arguing that it did not properly vet the GE salmon, and had relied on inappropriate criteria in its approval. […]

US GM Salmon Company Fined for Regulatory Violations in Panama

A U.S. biotech company’s experimental facility for GM salmon in Panama has been heavily fined for repeated regulatory violations. […]

Genetically Engineered Salmon – Fast-Growing Hype

A new report on GM salmon scrutinises the US FDA’s problematic assessment process and also finds that the GM salmon poses serious risks to consumer health, animal welfare, fishing economies and the environment. […]

Study Says FDA Review of GM Salmon “Incomplete”

A study by Duke University critically assessing the process used by the US FDA in its review of GM salmon. […]

Genetic Engineered Fish

There is an attempt to commercialise GE salmon. This briefing looks at the issues pertaining to GE fish and their release. […]

Genetically Modified Food Animals Coming

Foods derived from GM animals are far from safe. They are likely to be contaminated by a host of agents as well as nucleic acids, viruses, and bacteria that have the potential to create pathogens and to trigger cancer. […]

Greenpeace Report on GE Fish

The report traces the development of GE fish and discusses the environmental implications of its introduction. The report presents new scientific findings. […]