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2013-02-18 11:10:37

It has been almost 20 years since the first genetically modified foods showed up in produce aisles throughout the United States and the rest of the world, but controversy continues to surround the products and their regulation. Bruce Chassy, a professor emeritus of food science and human nutrition at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, believes that after thousands of research studies and worldwide planting, "genetically modified foods pose no special risks to consumers or the...

2013-02-06 08:20:47

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Audatex North America, Inc. (Audatex), a wholly owned subsidiary of Solera Holdings, Inc., the leading global claims solutions provider serving the automotive industry, today announced it has signed new agreements to add GM, Nissan, Infiniti and Jaguar Land Rover to the growing list of global vehicle brands supported in the U.S. by its AudaVIN vehicle identification technology. The GM makes that are being released for AudaVIN include...

2012-12-13 12:20:17

WARREN, Mich., Dec. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- GM engineering to donate $5,000 to Warren Consolidated Schools for carolers Student carolers spread holiday cheer at GM global engineering center throughout month of December The GM global engineering team has enjoyed more than the large Christmas tree display brightly in their lobby entrance this holiday season. Throughout the month of December, students from the Warren Consolidated Schools sang and performed instrumentals for the GM...

2012-12-11 05:03:51

Mr. Dan Akerson, CEO, General Motors spoke with MilitaryOneClick's Jennifer Pilcher about GM's unwavering commitment to the military at the unveiling of the new hand-crank cycle for the wounded veterans of the Achilles Freedom Team at the 113th Army Navy Game in Philadelphia on Saturday, December 8, 2012. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) December 10, 2012 Prior to the start of the 113th Army Navy game on Saturday, December 8th in Philadelphia, the General Motors Team, members of the Achilles...

2012-11-07 12:20:45

ST. LOUIS, Nov. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) is rotating assignments for several executives in its Defense, Space & Security unit, demonstrating its commitment to talent development as it continues to pursue the growth and affordability strategy it has followed since 2010. "Our people and innovation are our competitive advantages," said Boeing Defense, Space & Security (BDS) President and CEO Dennis Muilenburg. "We are investing in both even as we are exceptionally...

GM Corn Banned In Russia
2012-09-26 14:11:29

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Russia is halting all shipments of American corn due to a study that revealed a higher risk in breast cancer. The country has suspended the import and use of American genetically modified (GM) corn after a study suggested a link to breast cancer and organ damage. The European Food Safety Authority has followed up the action with its own review into the research. Other countries may soon follow Russia's footsteps in taking the...

2012-09-19 06:24:49

DETROIT, Sept. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Football season is here and Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center welcomes Detroit Lions fans and fans of the Lions' opponents to the Motor City with a deluxe Football Fan Package. Located inside GM Renaissance Center, this Detroit hotel near Ford Field is a convenient walk from the stadium and is within close proximity to downtown Detroit dining and entertainment. Popular nearby attractions include the RiverWalk, Hart Plaza and Comerica Park. As...

2012-09-19 02:22:58

LONDON, Sept. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The first animal feeding trial studying the lifetime effects of exposure to Roundup tolerant GM maize, and Roundup, the world's best-selling weedkiller, shows that levels currently considered safe can cause tumors and multiple organ damage and lead to premature death in laboratory rats, according to research published online today by the scientific journal Food and Chemical Toxicology. Researchers found that rats fed on a diet containing NK603 Roundup...

2012-08-28 10:20:40

DETROIT, Aug. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- What: Conference call on latest trends in certified pre-owned vehicles covering: - Vehicle segments where consumers can get the best deals on certified pre- owned vehicles - Purchasing tips - Specifics of the certification process and how...

2012-07-27 02:21:16

DETROIT, July 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings, Inc. (AAM), which is traded as AXL on the NYSE, today reported its financial results for the second quarter 2012. Second Quarter 2012 Results Second quarter 2012 sales of $739.8 million, up 7.8% on a year-over-year basis Non-GM sales grew 8.5% on a year-over-year basis to $198.2 million Free cash flow (net cash provided by operating activities less capital expenditures net of proceeds from the sale of...


Latest GM Reference Libraries

Oakland 1917
2014-02-25 10:56:53

The Oakland Motor Car Company manufactured the Oakland brand vehicle between 1907 and 1909 in Pontiac, Michigan. The founder of Oakland was Edward M. Murphy who sold half of the company to GM in January 1909. During the summer of 1909, Murphy died and GM acquired the remain rights to the Oakland brand. Originally the Oakland vehicles used a vertical two-cylinder engine but was replaced with the four-cylinder and sales increased to around 5,000 units per year. In 1916, the V-8 engine was...

Genetically Modified Wheat
2013-10-02 07:20:35

Genetically Modified Wheat is wheat that has been genetically engineered by the direct manipulation of its genome utilizing biotechnology. It has also been termed GMO wheat, GMO standing for genetically modified organism. As of the year 2013, no GM wheat is grown commercially, but many field tests have been performed. Wheat is an important domesticated grass that is used around the world for food, and its evolution has been influenced by human intervention since the dawn of agriculture....

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