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  1. Genetically modified potato - Wikipedia

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    In 2014, a team of British scientists published a paper about three-year field trial showing that another genetically modified version of the Désirée cultivar can resist infection after exposure to late blight, one of the most serious diseases of potatoes. They developed this potato for blight resistance by inserting a gene (Rpi-vnt1.1), into ...

  2. GMO Potatoes Have Arrived. But Will Anyone Buy Them? - NPR

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    GMO Potatoes Have Arrived. But Will Anyone Buy Them? : The Salt New GMO potatoes don't bruise as easily, and, when fried, they have less of a potentially harmful chemical. Yet some big chip and ...

  3. Genetically modified potatoes are studied, criticized in ...

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    Some of the traditional arguments against genetically modified organisms — that the crops will contaminate non-GMO plants and that the biotechnology will be controlled by a powerful corporation ...

  4. Scientist mom evaluates Simplot’s GMO Innate potato

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    The Innate Potato is a GMO that was recently approved for cultivation in the US. It is made by Simplot (or J.R Simplot Company). According to their website, they are a “food and agribusiness ...

  5. How Are GMOs Made? | Sciencing

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    Genetically modified organisms or GMOs are made by selecting a desirable trait in a plant or animal, isolating the genes responsible for the trait, cutting out the part of the DNA chain carrying the genes and re-inserting it into another organism that will then exhibit the new and desirable trait.

  6. What Varieties of Potatoes Are GMO? | Livestrong.com

    www.livestrong.com/article/218439-what-varieties...

    Genetically modified potatoes are on the way to market as of 2015. The U.S. government has deemed GM foods safe, but not all scientists agree. There is no legislation requiring the labeling of GMO foods, and critics worry about potential contamination of the conventional food supply and the safety of increased herbicide use.

  7. U.S.D.A. Approves Modified Potato. Next Up: French Fry Fans ...

    www.nytimes.com/2014/11/08/business/genetically...

    The chemical causes cancer in rodents and is a suspected human carcinogen, though the National Cancer Institute says that scientists do not know with certainty if the levels of the chemical ...

  8. Genetically modified apples, potatoes win FDA approval - CBS News

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    BOISE, Idaho --Potatoes that won't bruise and apples that won't brown are a step closer to grocery store aisles. The Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved the genetically engineered ...

  9. Top Scientist Who Exposed GMO Silenced by Biotech

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    Top Scientist Who Exposed GMO Now Silenced by Biotech ... Former Pro-GMO Scientists Admits GMOs are ... Sorry to say this but I sold more and made more on non gmo ...

  10. GMOs: Facts About Genetically Modified Food - Live Science

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    A genetically modified organism, or GMO, is an organism that has had its DNA altered or modified in some way through genetic engineering. In most cases, GMOs have been altered with DNA from ...