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Syngenta appears before corn committee

Published: Fri 19 Sep 2003 08:20 AM
Syngenta appears before corn committee
The Australian head of an international firm whose imported seed is at the centre of the "Corngate" inquiry has told of his astonishment at learning that the original tests that triggered the GM-conta... More... http://www.lifesciencesnetwork.com/news-detail.asp?newsID=4801
NZ food labelling laws 'sanest in the world'
Walk into your local supermarket with a typical weekly shopping list and you’ve got about as much chance of guaranteeing your groceries are 100 percent GM-free as you have of finding a pack of free-ra... More... http://www.lifesciencesnetwork.com/news-detail.asp?newsID=4798
GE under the microscope
The ethics of genetic engineering will be addressed at a public seminar at Waikato University on Thursday, 25 September 2003.The seminar will also be video-conferenced via the Coronet network to t... More... http://www.lifesciencesnetwork.com/news-detail.asp?newsID=4797
Still no evidence GE food harmful, Minister says
PQs: Question 7 - Genetically Modified Foods-Labelling(uncorrected transcript-subject to correction and further editing)7. SUE KEDGLEY (Green) to the Minister for Food Safety: What prog... More... http://www.lifesciencesnetwork.com/news-detail.asp?newsID=4794
Minister confirms commitment to biotech sector
PQs: Question 11 - Biotechnology Strategy-Research and Business(uncorrected transcript-subject to correction and further editing)11. Dr PAUL HUTCHISON (NZ National-Port Waikato) to the ... More... http://www.lifesciencesnetwork.com/news-detail.asp?newsID=4793
DNA analysis reveals cancer clues
Researchers in the United States have developed one of the most sensitive, comprehensive, and robust methods that now exists for profiling the genetic basis of cancer and other diseases. The metho... More... http://www.lifesciencesnetwork.com/news-detail.asp?newsID=4792
Sconz should read NOOM Bill, Minister says
The Sustainability Council is wrong to claim that the government has postponed co-existence work and that this will lead to an officially tolerated presence of genetically modified material, Environme... More... http://www.lifesciencesnetwork.com/news-detail.asp?newsID=4790

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