Quantcast

Latest Genetically modified salmon Stories

Genetically Modified Salmon Could Cross-Breed With Wild Fish
2013-05-30 04:39:09

If genetically modified Atlantic salmon escaped into the wild, they could cross-breed with wild brown trout in order to create a new, fast-growing, highly competitive species that could harm naturally occurring fish populations.

GM Salmon Deemed Safe For The Environment
2012-12-24 05:11:30

Federal regulators have moved one step closer to allowing the first genetically engineered animal to enter the world's food supply, ruling that a salmon that grows twice as quickly as normal is not likely to harm the environment.


Word of the Day
marcescent
  • Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.
The word 'marcescent' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to wither'.
Related