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Genetically Engineered Salmon

Engineered Salmon May Be A Tough Sell

AP | MARY CLARE JALONICK | Posted 04.03.2014 | Green

WASHINGTON (AP) — Don't expect to find genetically modified salmon — or any other engineered fish or meat — on store shelves anytime soon. The ...

Is Genetically Engineered Salmon Safe?

Ocean Robbins | Posted 03.23.2013 | Green
Ocean Robbins

But there are massively disturbing ethical, environmental, and health concerns that make the introduction of Frankenfish highly controversial.

Is Genetically Modified Salmon Safe to Eat?

Martha Rosenberg | Posted 02.10.2013 | Food
Martha Rosenberg

The genetically modified salmon, created by Boston-based AquaBounty Technologies, is created to grow twice as fast as wild Atlantic salmon -- reaching its full size in 18 months instead of three years.

Consumer Groups Demand Tougher Probe Of Engineered Salmon

Reuters | Posted 04.09.2012 | Food

* Strict FDA review needed for public health-consumer groups * Would be first gene-altered animal for U.S. consumption ...

Gloves Come Off in Genetically Engineered Food Fight

Rachel Lincoln Sarnoff | Posted 03.27.2012 | Parents
Rachel Lincoln Sarnoff

When is a salmon not a salmon? It sounds ridiculous, but that's one of the most important issues in the food world, where the gloves are off in the fight about genetically engineered foods.

When Will Genetically Engineered Salmon Be On Your Dinner Table?

AP | By MARY CLARE JALONICK | Posted 11.12.2011 | Food

WASHINGTON -- Members of Congress are pushing to stop the Food and Drug Administration from approving genetically engineered salmon, saying not enough...

Genetically Engineered Salmon Needn't Be Mystery Meat for Consumers

Jason J. Czarnezki | Posted 09.21.2011 | Green
Jason J. Czarnezki

Why won't GE salmon be labeled? Do consumers have a right to know? The answer isn't so easy.

Green News Report: November 30, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: After fai...

Stop Frankenfish!

Ronnie Cummins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Ronnie Cummins

The FDA is looking at what might be the first genetically engineered animal to hit our dinner plates: salmon that can grow at twice the normal rate. This is not normal salmon.