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  1. USDA Approves A Genetically Modified Potato With Possible ...

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    Nov 10, 2014 · USDA Approves A Genetically Modified Potato With Possible Health Benefits. Unlike other GMO crops, the potatoes' new qualities come from added doses of potato genes, instead of genes taken from ...

  2. Genetically modified potato - Wikipedia

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    A genetically modified potato is a potato that has had its genes modified, using genetic engineering.Goals of modification include introducing pest resistance, tweaking the amounts of certain chemicals produced by the plant, and to prevent browning or bruising of the tubers.

  3. GMO Potatoes Are Here - How to Avoid Them

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    Nov 08, 2018 · The genetically modified Innate potato was approved by the USDA in 2014. The “Innate” potato is a group of potato varieties that have had the same genetic alterations applied using a new form of genetic engineering known as RNA interference (RNAi). Five different potato varieties have been transformed, including the Ranger Russet, Russet Burbank, and Atlantic potatoes.

  4. The Creator of GMO Potatoes Reveals The Dangerous Truth ...

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    Oct 09, 2018 · The Ex-Director of J.R. Simplot and team leader at Monsanto, Caius Rommens, has revealed the hidden dangers of the GMO potatoes he created, in a wide ranging interview for Sustainable Pulse, on the same day that his book ‘Pandora’s Potatoes: The Worst GMOs’ was released on Amazon.

  5. Beware of GMO Potatoes - Organic Consumers Association

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    Nov 27, 2018 · The Innate® potato has been modified using RNA interference (RNAi) technology to inhibit blackspot bruising and browning by reducing levels of asparagine and certain enzymes in the potato. In addition to white russet potatoes, ranger russet, russet Burbank and Atlantic potatoes have also been modified in this way.

  6. The History and Future of GM Potatoes | PotatoPro

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    Last week the European Commission approved cultivation and processing of the genetically modified starch potato Amflora. The request for authorisation was submitted by Amflora's developer BASF in August 1996, more than 13 years ago! In North America, currently no genetically modified potatoes are commercially grown. But the GM potato has already a colorful history in the US and Canada

  7. Genetically Engineered Apples and Potatoes Are Safe, FDA Says ...

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    Mar 20, 2015 · Genetically modified potatoes from the Simplot Corporation. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the genetically engineered foods as safe, saying they are as nutritious as their ...

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

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    Nov 08, 2014 · Genetically modified potatoes failed once before. In the late 1990s, Monsanto began selling potatoes genetically engineered to resist the Colorado potato beetle. But the market collapsed after big ...

  9. Are all russet potatoes genetically modified? | GMO Answers

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    These potatoes contain only genes from wild and cultivated potatoes and have been improved for reduced bruising, less browning and low acrylamide. Only a small portion of the estimated 170,000 U.S. acres of russet potatoes are considered GMO.

  10. Science and History of GMOs and Other Food Modification ...

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    1990s The first wave of GMO produce created through genetic engineering becomes available to consumers: summer squash, soybeans, cotton, corn, papayas, tomatoes, potatoes, and canola. Not all are ...

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