What do you want to know about GMOs?
This Sunday, October 14, at 6:00 pm Mountain Time, GMOs are on the menu. The Skeptically Speaking podcast will host Kevin Folta, Karl Haro von Mogel, and I for a discussion about biotechnology. Send in your questions to Skeptically Speaking and tune in on Sunday (or listen to the podcast).
If you aren’t able to send in your questions by Sunday – Of course, as always, you can also post questions and comments in the Biofortified forum or send them in via our contact form.
References for the Interview
On the Seralini paper:
Link to the paper
VIB response to the paper. (The Flemish Interuniversity for Biotechnology)
Cosmos Magazine on The Seralini Affair.
Keith Kloor discussed the paper in this article on Slate about science and politics.
From Darwinius to GMOs: Journalists Should Not Let Themselves Be Played
That GMO-cancer study? It gets worse.
Link to the Snell review of 24 long-term and multi-generational trials.
Other discussion topics:
Risks of Genetic Engineering
Studies in our GENERA list?
Anastasia is co-Director of Biology Fortified, Inc. She has a PhD in genetics with a minor in sustainable agriculture from Iowa State University. Before grad school, she worked in public health and risk assessment with the US Army. She now works for the US Department of Agriculture. Her favorite produce is artichokes! Learn more about Anastasia at about.me
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