Mutation breeding vs. GMOs
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Mutant Crops Drive BASF Sales Where Monsanto Denied: Commodities

Mutant Crops Drive BASF Sales Where Monsanto Denied: Commodities | Mutation breeding vs. GMOs | Scoop.it
Crop breeders increasingly are using radiation and gene-altering chemicals to mutate seeds, creating new plant varieties with better yields -- all without regulation.

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Annals of Botany: Plant Science Research's curator insight, November 23, 2013 6:25 AM

IAEA-FAO has had the most every requests to generate mutants - and I am looking forward to better characterization and doing more work with them in many species!

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The 10 minor realizations that flipped my thinking about GMOs ...

The 10 minor realizations that flipped my thinking about GMOs ... | Mutation breeding vs. GMOs | Scoop.it
A recent story about GMO testing kicked off a conversation with a friend. The researchers tested the biochemicals from crops to suss out variations in food quality and composition due to genetic engineering.
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