archived news articles

2017

Phys.Org, 20 December 2017
Genetic modification and genome editing rely on active roles for researchers and industry

MIT Technology Review, 19 December 2017
These Are Not Your Father's GMOs

MIT Technology Review, 19 December 2017
Gene Editing Could Rewrite the GMO Debate

American Council on Science and Health, 18 December 2017
Let's Make 'GMO' Politically Incorrect

Phys.Org, 10 November 2017
Researchers generate tomatoes with enhanced antioxidant properties by genetic engineering

Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News, 9 November 2017
GMO Potatoes Provide Improved Vitamin A and E Profiles

Nature, 7 November 2017
Genetically modified apple reaches US stores, but will consumers bite?

Reuters, 7 November 2017
India drags feet on GM mustard permit amid powerful opposition

Science Magazine, 6 November 2017
Trump's agriculture department reverses course on biotech rules

Forbes, 30 October 2017
Surprise! Shoppers Are Confused About Food And GMOs

The Straits Times, 27 October 2017
China rejects Cameron Highlands fruits with genetic modifications

MIT Technology Review, 25 October 2017
CRISPR 2.0 Is Here, and It's Way More Precise

Science Magazine, 23 October 2017
These gene-edited pigs are hardy and lean-but how will they taste?

Reuters, 19 October 2017
Vilmorin sees GMO maize opening in China in wake of Syngenta

Bloomberg, 13 October 2017
This Genetics Company Is Editing Horns Off Milk Cows

Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News, 12 October 2017
GMO Safety Factor Prevents Fruitful Interbreeding in the Wild

News.Com.Au, 11 October 2017
US scientists engineer corn to boost protein

Fox Business, 10 October 2017
Seed Giants See Fresh Start in Gene-Editing

MIT Technology Review, 7 October 2017
GM Apples That Don't Brown to Reach U.S. Shelves This Fall

Cornell Alliance for Science, 4 October 2017
Uganda Parliament adopts GMO law in a monumental victory for science allies

The Washington Post, 28 September 2017
Genetically modified approaches to fighting malaria succeed in new tests

MIT Technology Review, 26 September 2017
Gulp. These Volunteers Are Swallowing E. Coli Pills to Help Medicine

New Scientist, 26 September 2017
Genetically modified wheat used to make coeliac-friendly bread

Forbes, 21 September 2017
Fake Food Update: The Latest Crisis At Your Supermarket

Science Magazine, 14 September 2017
Plants can grow their own glow-in-the-dark cotton, no genetic engineering required

Phys.Org, 14 September 2017
Plant geneticists develop a new application of CRISPR to break yield barriers in crops

Reuters, 13 September 2017
EU rules Italian ban on GMO crop unlawful

Phys.Org, 5 September 2017
Scientists use CRISPR technology to change flower colour

The Economist, 26 August 2017
Leather grown using biotechnology is about to hit the catwalk

Scientific American, 25 August 2017
Sex Battle in the Sky: Genetically Modified Moths to Take Flight in New York

The Washington Post, 4 August 2017
GMO salmon caught in U.S. regulatory net, but Canadians have eaten 5 tons

Bloomberg, 31 July 2017
India's Top Court Orders Hold on Genetically-Modified Mustard Release Until Related Verdict

CBC.ca, 27 July 2017
Genetically-modified salmon project for P.E.I. requires assessment, says federal minister

Scientific America, 27 July 2017
"True Blue" Chrysanthemum Flowers Produced with Genetic Engineering

Nature, 21 July 2017
US defence agencies grapple with gene drives

Science Mag, 19 July 2017
How will we keep controversial gene drive technology in check?

Reuters, 17 July 2017
DuPont, Monsanto urge transparent GMO crop reviews in China

MIT Technology Review, 7 July 2017
Genetically Engineered Moths Coming to a Cabbage Patch Near You

Phys.Org, 30 June 2017
Four strains of bacteria work together to produce pigment for food and cosmetics industry

CNBC, 28 June 2017
Here's how Dow Chemical is selling GM crops to China

Science Daily, 27 June 2017
Genetic engineering tool generates antioxidant-rich purple rice

CBC News, 27 June 2017
Environmentalists worry about GM salmon hatchery approval

UC Berkeley News, 26 June 2017
New gene-editing technique could drive out mosquito-borne disease

Forbes, 20 June 2017
Food Evolution Movie Challenges Public Fear Of GMOs

China Daily, 19 June 2017
GMO crop approval may open door to biotech seed imports in China

Reuters, 15 June 2017
Dow launches new GMO corn after landing China import approval

The Washington Post, 13 June 2017
Forget GMOs. The next big battle is over genetically 'edited' foods

Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News, 13 June 2017
Killing Mosquitoes with Scorpion Toxin-Laden Fungi

The Straits Times, 13 June 2017
Engineering nature to prevent disease signals potential of synthetic biology

MIT Technology Review, 9 June 2017
Gene-Editing Companies Hit Back at Paper That Criticized CRISPR

Science Daily, 7 June 2017
Highly safe biocontainment strategy hopes to encourage greater use of GMOs

CBC News, 28 May 2017
MP says labelling all genetically modified foods could create unnecessary fear

Science Mag, 24 May 2017
How the transgenic petunia carnage of 2017 began

Bloomberg, 22 May 2017
China Pushes Public to Accept GMO as Syngenta Takeover Nears

Phys.Org, 19 May 2017
Insects resist genetic methods to control disease spread, study finds

Nature, 18 May 2017
Fixing the tomato: CRISPR edits correct plant-breeding snafu

Science Mag, 18 May 2017
Rice plant engineered with a 'tunable' immune system could fight multiple diseases at once

Scientific American, 16 May 2017
Geneticists Enlist Engineered Virus and CRISPR to Battle Citrus

Science Mag, 15 May 2017
India nears approval of first GM food crop

Fox Business, 7 May 2017
Monsanto Bets on Next Phase of High-Tech Crops, but It's Not Alone

UC San Diego News Centre, 4 May 2017
Scientists Complete First EPA-Approved Outdoor Field Trial for Genetically Engineered Algae

MIT Technology review, 4 May 2017
Reinventing Rice for a World Transformed by Climate Change

The Washington Post, 3 May 2017
The government is going to counter 'misinformation' about GMO foods

CBC News, 1 May 2017
Genetically modified salmon plant in P.E.I. does not need new federal assessment

Reuters, 28 April 2017
Crushing blow to soy processors as Chinese grow wary on GMO

New Scientist, 11 April 2017
Gene editing opens doors to seedless fruit with no need for bees

The New York Times, 5 April 2017
China Moves a Step Forward in Its Quest for Food Security

All Africa, 29 March 2017
Africa: The Challenge Ahead - Harnessing Gene Editing to Sustainable Agriculture

Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News, 28 March 2017
GMO Plants Could Aid in the Fight against Malaria

Reuters, 27 March 2017
EU nations vote against GM crops, but not enough to block them

Newsweek, 20 March 2017
A Genetically Modified Corn Could Stop a Deadly Fungal Poison-If We Let It

Reuters, 21 March 2017
China approves fewer GMO crop imports, hampering trade: U.S. industry group

Nature, 14 March 2017
CRISPR, microbes and more are joining the war against crop killers

Science Daily, 10 March 2017
This small molecule could have a big future in global food security

Forbes, 6 March 2017
Nestle Stands Strong Despite GMO Labeling Bullies' Latest Tactic

Science daily, 6 March 2017
Mighty American chestnut poised for return to America's forests

Bloomberg, 2 March 2017
Kenya GMO Corn Trials Said to Face Obstacle Over Import Ban

Science Daily, 1 March 2017
Nature can beat back scientific tinkering with genes of entire species

MIT News, 24 February 2017
3Q: Behind the scenes of the National Academy of Sciences' report on human genome editing

Nature, 22 February 2017
Gene editing in legal limbo in Europe

Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News, 14 February 2017
CRISPR Applications in Plants

MIT Technology Review, 10 February 2017
First Gene Drive in Mammals Could Aid Vast New Zealand Eradication Plan

Science daily, 1 February 2017
Genetically modified insects could disrupt international food trade

Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News, 1 February 2017
CRISPR Variant Produces Tuberculosis-Resistant Cows

BBC News, 1 February 2017
New 'super yield' GM wheat trial gets go-ahead

Korea Times, 1 February 2017
New rules on GMO about to trigger debate

Newsweek, 31 January 2017
USDA Agrees to Not Regulate Genetically Modified Grass on the Loose in Oregon

Nature, 31 January 2017
Gene drives thwarted by emergence of resistant organisms

Reuters, 30 January 2017
Monsanto sees prolonged delay on GMO corn permits in Mexico

Science Mag, 27 January 2017
Proposed U.S. biotech rules raise industry hopes and anxieties

Bloomberg, 25 January 2017
S. Africa Approves 1.3 Million Tons of U.S. GMO Corn Imports

The Washington Post, 23 January 2017
The apple that never browns wants to change your mind about genetically modified foods

The Washington Post, 23 January 2017
The apple that never browns wants to change your mind about genetically modified foods

MIT Technology Review, 20 January 2017
FDA Mulls Tighter Regulation of Gene-Edited Animals

Scientific American, 18 January 2017
India's First GM Food Crop Held Up by Lawsuit

The New York Times, 9 January 2017
These Foods Aren't Genetically Modified but They Are 'Edited'

2016

Forbes, 28 December 2016
There Are No 'GMO' Tomatoes: Backlash Erupts After Hunt's Marketing Blunder

Scientific American, 22 December 2016
Gene Drive Moratorium Shot Down at UN Meeting

Reuters, 16 December 2016
Chinese firm begins testing GMO corn seeds in U.S. greenhouse

NBC News, 14 December 2016
Genetically Engineered Pink Pineapple Is Safe to Sell, FDA Says

Forbes, 7 December 2016
Why Soil Health Matters & How GMOs Play A Key Role

China Daily, 5 December 2016
New hardy rice strain resists cold

Cold Spring Harbour Laboratories, 5 December 2016
Gene editing yields tomatoes that flower and ripen weeks earlier

New Scientist, 22 November 2016
GM mosquitoes approved for field trial release in Florida

The Guardian, 17 November 2017
Plants modified to boost photosynthesis produce greater yields, study shows

Reuters, 11 November 2016
China seeks to soothe concerns over illegal GM crops

Phys.Org, 7 November 2016
Model predicts elimination of GMO crops would cause hike in greenhouse gas emissions

Nature, 2 November 2016
Plant-genome hackers seek better ways to produce customized crops

Reuters, 2 November 2016
German cabinet approves draft law banning GMO crops

Bloomberg, 26 October 2016
Farmers Have Tech. Weeds Have Evolution.

Bloomberg, 26 October 2016
HIV Genes Have Been Cut Out of Live Animals Using CRISPR

Forbes, 25 October 2016
Don't Like Monsanto? Then You Should Be Pro-GMO, Not Anti. Here's Why.

MIT Technology Review, 20 October 2016
Stop “Gene Spills” Before They Happen

Forbes, 20 October 2016
Coming Soon To A Vineyard Near You: GMO

Forbes, 20 October 2016
Yes, GMOs Are Safe But Questions Remain

The New York Times, 19 October 2016
In Push for G.M.O.s, China Battles Fears of 8-Legged Chickens

The Guardian, 18 October 2016
Losing agricultural regulations could outweigh EU tariff costs, says thinktank

Reuters, 18 October 2016
U.S. farmers criticize Dannon for non-GMO marketing

Science Magazine, 13 October 2016
Brazil will release billions of lab-grown mosquitoes to combat infectious disease. Will it work?

Reuters, 12 October 2016
Brazil poultry farms tepid over clearance of US GMO corn

Reuters, 7 October 2016
Brazil approves imports of GMO corn varieties from the U.S.

The Wall Street Journal, 6 October 2016
Food Executives Say Consumers Want Labels on GMO Products

MIT Technology Review, 5 October 2016
Tanzania’s First Trial of Genetically Modified Crops Has Begun

Forbes, 4 October 2016
Nature, The First Creator Of GMOs

The Wall Street Journal, 3 October 2016
GMOs Are a Necessity–for Farmers and the Environment

Bloomberg, 28 September 2016
China Wants GMOs. The Chinese People Don't.

Forbes, 21 September 2016
Nobel Laureate Sir Richard Roberts To Ask Religious And Government Leaders To Support GMOs

Reuters, 16 September 2016
EU approves Syngenta GM maize strains

Scientific American, 14 September 2016
Harnessing the Power of Gene Drives to Save Wildlife

Science Daily, 12 September 2016
Breakthrough in genetic modification of grains

Reuters, 8 September 2016
Commentary:‘Franken-bugs’ may be our best weapon against Zika

Science Magazine, 7 September
India’s first transgenic food crop edges toward approval

MIT Technology Review, 6 September 2016
Bill Gates Doubles His Bet on Wiping Out Mosquitoes with Gene Editing

Science Daily, 5 September 2016
Was a researcher just served a world first CRISPR meal?

Forbes, 30 August 2016
Water For Sustainable Growth: How Biotechnology Crops Are One Solution

Time, 23 August 2016
U.S. Approval of Syngenta Deal Brings GMO Food a Step Closer to China

Forbes, 19 August 2016
Time To Move Beyond GMO Controversy And Take Advantage Of Scientific Progress

International Business Times, 18 August 2016
Activists in Florida block release of GM mosquitoes which could suppress Zika outbreak

Forbes, 12 August 2016
GMOs: Trust The Science, Not The Food Fad

Reuters, 10 August 2016
China backs GMO soybeans in push for high-tech agriculture

Reuters, 6 August 2016
Quarantined Washington state wheat tests negative for GMO: USDA

Forbes, 1 August 2016
Sorry Food Industry, The Historic GMO Food Labeling Bill Is Anything But

Forbes, 29 July 2016
Organic Leaders Turn On Whole Foods And Each Other Over GMO Labeling Bill

Business Insider, 25 July 2016
We talked to a Harvard geneticist who thinks this unlikely ingredient could end one of the longest-raging food wars once and for all

Reuters, 26 July 2016
South Korea rejects Argentina feed wheat after GMO strain found

The Wall Street Journal, 25 July 2016
GMO Tomatoes May Stay Firm Longer

Reuters, 22 July 2016
EU approves Monsanto, Bayer genetically modified soybeans

The Washington Post, 21 July 2016
People want GMO food labeled – which is pretty much all they know about GMOs

Time, 14 July 2016
Why Activists Are Unhappy With New GMO Labeling Legislation

Reuters, 8 July 2016
U.S. GMO food labeling bill passes Senate

Forbes, 6 July 2016
Inside Scotts Miracle-Gro's Plan For GMO Grass

The Wall Street Journal, 23 June 2016
Argentina Strikes Deal on GMO Seeds

The Times of India, 21 June 2016
Mustard set to become 1st GM food crop to get nod

CBC News, 22 June 2016
AquaBounty expansion application gets green light

Bloomberg, 17 June 2016
Gates Says Altered Mosquito Is Next Weapon to Fight Malaria

Business Insider, 15 June 2016
Rules on GMO crops in Hawaii heads to US appeals court

Science Magazine, 15 June 2016
Genetic engineering transforms tobacco plant into an antimalaria drug factory

Phys.Org, 9 June 2016
Keeping up with the fast-moving science of gene drives

The Wall Street Journal, 9 June 2016
Agriculture Groups Ratchet Up Pressure on EU Over Approval of GMO Seeds

Nature, 8 June 2016
Gene editing can drive science to openness

Forbes, 8 June 2016
Boston Startup Raises $100 Million To Use Synthetic Biology To Design Microbes For Industry

Forbes, 8 June 2016
How GMOs Can Help Us Do More With Less

Science Magazine, 8 June 2016
U.S. Academies gives cautious go-ahead to gene drive

Bloomberg, 8 June 2016
GMO Concerns Stop Brazil Chicken Producers Buying U.S. Corn

Science Daily, 2 June 2016
New CRISPR system for targeting RNA

The Parliament Magazine, EU, 2 June 2016
GMOs: Time to stand up for EU law and innovation

Forbes, 1 June 2016
Why GMOs Don't Cause Cancer

Forbes, 1 June 2016
Vermont's GMO Labeling Law Violates The First Amendment

Phys.Org, 30 May 2016
'Genetically engineered' crops not adverse to environment or human health

MIT Technology Review, 30 May 2016
Monsanto Cultivates a Rose That Doesn’t Wilt

Science Daily, 25 May 2016
Consumer knowledge gap on genetically modified food

All Africa, 25 May 2016
Kenya Urged to Speed Up the Commercialisation of GM Foods

Reuters, 23 May 2016
India puts off GM cotton seed order, easing pressure on Monsanto

CBC News, 19 May 2016
Why a new genetically modified potato won't be grown commercially in Canada this year

The Guardian, 19 May 2016
Canada approves sale of genetically modified salmon

Time, 19 May 2016
HIV Genes Have Been Cut Out of Live Animals Using CRISPR

The Guardian, 19 May 2016
Canada approves sale of genetically modified salmon

The Wall Street Journal, 18 May 2016
Florida Town Wary of Fighting Zika With Biotech Mosquito

The Washington Post, 18 May 2016
Fruits and vegetables used to look so different you might not even recognize them

Time, 17 May 2016
GMO Crops Don't Harm Human Health, Report Says

The New York Times, 17 May 2016
Genetically Engineered Crops Are Safe, Analysis Finds

Science Daily, 10 May 2016
Scientists brew jet fuel in one-pot recipe

The Scientist, 10 May 2016
Genetically Engineered Hornless Dairy Calves

Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News, 10 May 2016
CRISPR Aids New Zika Paper-Based Diagnostic Test

Business Insider, 27 April 2016
It's almost impossible to avoid GMOs in these 7 everyday items

Business Insider, 18 April 2016
The next generation of GMO food is here, and it's technically not a GMO

Nature, 14 April 2016
Gene-edited CRISPR mushroom escapes US regulation

The New York Times, 13 April 2016
Acreage for Genetically Modified Crops Declined in 2015

NAture, 12 April 2016
Gene-editing surges as US rethinks regulations
The Straits Times, 1 April 2016
Facts, not fears, the key to dealing with GM foods

The Wall Street Journal, 31 March 2016
Lawsuit Challenges FDA' Right to Approve Genetically Modified Animals

The Huffington Post, 30 March 2016
The Tiny State Of Vermont Is Forcing GMO Labeling Nationwide

Reuters, 29 March 2016
GMO labels spread as U.S. congressional effort to halt them fades

The Wall Street Journal, 21 March 2016
Mars to Add GMO Labels to Products

The Wall Street Journal, 18 March 2016
General Mills to Label GMOs in Products Nationwide

Forbes, 14 March 2016
FDA Grants Tentative Approval For GMO Mosquito Trial In Florida Keys

Reuters, 7 March 2016
Philippines signs new GMO rules, food industry relieved

Phys.Org, 1 March 2016
Eliminating GMOs would take toll on environment, economies

Science Magazine, 19 February 2016
Plant scientists: GM technology is safe

Phys.Org, 18 February 2016
Engineered gene drives and the future

American Association for the Advancement of Science, 16 February 2016
Editing the Mushroom

Reuters, 5 February 2016
India says no rush on GM food but will not stand in way of science

Reuters, 4 February 2016
China approves Monsanto GMO soybean variety for import

The Straits Times, 22 January 2016
Singapore studying new way to keep dengue at bay

Science Daily, 20 January 2016
Fatty acids from genetically modified oilseed crops could replace fish oil

Phys.Org, 19 January 2016
New genetically engineered American chestnut will help restore the decimated, iconic tree

2015

Phys.Org, 05 January 2015
'CRISPR' science: Newer genome editing tool shows promise in engineering human stem cells

Reuters Africa, 5 January 2015
China renews safety certificates for local GMO rice

South China Morning Post, 6 January 2015
Chinese government backs further studies of genetically modified crops

BBC News, 13 January 2015
EU changes rules on GM cultivation

BBC News, 14 January 2015
GM crops: What does the new rules mean?

Euractiv, 16 January 2015
GM crops to be fast-tracked in UK following EU vote

BBC News, 21 January 2015
'Safer GMOs' made by US scientists

CBS News, 25 January 2015
FDA debates releasing genetically modified mosquitoes into Florida Keys

Sydney Morning Herald, 03 February 2015
Genetically modified coral could help save reefs, report argues

BBC News, 4 February 2015
China media: Green light to GM crops

Business Korea, 5 February 2015
Tech Developed to Prevent Desertification with Genetically- modified Sweet Potatoes

New York Times, 13 February 2015
Gene-Altered Apples Get U.S. Approval

ABC (US) News, 14 February 2015
What To Know About the Apple That Doesn't Turn Brown

BBC News, 25 February 2015
Is the world ready for GM animals?

Reuters, 26 February 2015
UK lawmakers demand new EU rules on genetically modified crops

APHIS USDA, 27 February 2015
APHIS Announces Withdrawal of 2008 Proposed Rule for Biotechnology Regulations

Reuters India, 27 February 2015
Monsanto says GM corn trial in final stage in India

New Scientist, 04 March 2015
Would you wear yeast perfume? Microbes used to brew scent

BBC News, 9 March 2015
Will we ever eat genetically modified meat?

Phys.Org, 11 March 2015
Economist finds consumers willing to spend more for biotech potato products

Medical Daily, 17 March 2015
No-Hangover Red Wine: Genetic Engineering Increases Resveratrol, Decreases Toxic Byproducts

The Wall Street Journal, 20 March 2015
FDA Approves Some Genetically Modified Apples and Potatoes

Phys.Org, 1 April 2015
Next-generation GMOs: Pink pineapples and purple tomatoes

MIT Technology Review, 08 April 2015
Microbes Engineered to Prevent Obesity

Science Daily, 21 April 2015
Horizontal gene transfer: Sweet potato naturally 'genetically modified'

The Wall Street Journal, 21 April 2015
EU to Propose New Rules to Let Member States Ban Biotech Crops

Reuters, 24 April 2015
EU approves first new genetically modified crops since 2013

Reuters, 27 April 2015
China to strengthen oversight of GM crops under development

Scientific American, 6 May 2015
Wheat Genes Could Bring Back Chestnut

Food Navigator, 12 May 2015
Fish Goodness from beef? Chinese scientists breed omega-3 rich cattle

Nature, 12 May 2015
India eases stance on GM crop trials

AP News, 14 May 2015
USDA creates new government certification for GMO-free

National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine, 18 May 2015
National Academy of Sciences and National Academy of Medicine Announce Initiative on Human Gene Editing

MIT Technology Review, 5 June 2015
The Quest to Engineer the Perfect Potato

The Guardian, 23 June 2015
Could these piglets become Britain's first commercially viable GM animals?

Nature, 30 June 2015
Super-muscly pigs created by small genetic tweak

New Scientist, 6 July 2015
Modified mosquitoes begin blitz on dengue in Brazilian city

Reuters, 16 July 2015
Genetically modified diamondback moth offers pest control hope

Reuters, 23 July 2015
House passes anti-GMO labeling law

Scientific American, 17 August 2015
Genetically Modified Algae Could Replace Oil for Plastic

The Guardian, 18 August 2015
Science bodies urge Scottish government to rethink GM crops ban

Reuters, 24 August 2015
Germany starts move to ban GMO crops: ministry letter

European Parliament News, 3 September 2015
Agriculture committee opposes national bans on Imports of GM food and feed

Science Magazine, 10 September 2015
Genetic engineering turns a common plant into a cancer fighter

Nature, 29 September 2015
Gene-edited 'micropigs' to be sold as pets at Chinese institute

Business Insider, 13 October 2015
In five years, we could be eating a new kind of GMO

Reuters, 24 October 2015
Monsanto clears USDA regulatory hurdle for new GMO corn

European Parliament News, 28 October 2015
Parliament rejects national GMO bans proposal

Asian Scientist Magazine, 3 November 2015
Gene Editing Plants without DNA

The Strait Times, 21 November 2015
FDA nod for GM salmon created by Singapore don

The New York Times, 23 November 2015
Engineering Mosquitoes’ Genes to Resist Malaria

Reuters, 3 December 2015
Syngenta wins USDA regulatory approval for GMO corn trait

Scientific American, 9 December 2015
U.S. Government Approves Transgenic Chicken

Forbes, 21 December 2015
Think GMOs Aren't Regulated? Think Again

2014

BBC News, 09 January 2014
Fish oil extracted from plant seeds

BBC News, 24 January 2014
Genetically-modified purple tomatoes heading for shops

The Guardian UK, 30 January 2014
Genetically modified monkeys created with cut-and-paste DNA

BBC News, 11 February 2014
EU set to grow more GM maize despite strong opposition

Phys. Org, 11 March 2014
Success of new bug-fighting approach may vary from field to field

Garvan Institute, 14 March 2014
A versatile mouse that can teach us about many diseases and drugs

Nature News, 27 March 2014
First synthetic yeast chromosome revealed

Nature News, 03 April 2014
Transgenic trees make easy-chew wood for biofuels

Weill Cornell Medical College, 07 April 2014
Heart diseases in mice with fatal genetic disorder cured with gene therapy

Phys. Org, 14 April 2014
Ferns borrow genes to flourish in low light

Phys. Org, 29 April 2014
Better genetic markers developed for wheat streak mosiac virus resistance

Forbes, 30 April 2014
Infographic on 4 ways to breed crops by scrambling genes - You'll be surprised which ones are regulated

Phys. Org, 12 May 2014
RNA carried by new nanoparticles can silence genes in many organs, could be deployed to treat cancer

Red Orbit, 20 May 2014
Genetic basis of pest resistance to biotech cotton discovered by scientists

Reuters, 10 Jun 2014
Genetically modified mosquitoes offer hope in malaria fight

The Straits Times, 14 June 2014 Forum Reply
GM food in Singapore safe

ABC News Australia, 15 June 2014
Genetically modified Queensland bananas to join fight against catastrophic results of vitamin A deficiency in Africa

National Public Radio, 08 July 2014
Globe-trotting GMO bananas arrive for their first test in Iowa

Nature News, 16 July 2014
Gene therapy creates biological pacemaker

MIT Technology Review, 21 July 2014
Chinese researchers stop wheat disease with gene editing

BBC News, 13 August 2014
Genetically modified flies 'could save crops'

The Telegraph, 13 August 2014
Genetically 'edited' fruit could soon hit supermarket shelves

ARS Technica, 19 August 2014
"Biochip" loaded wtih DNA lets researchers study gene activity

The Hindu Business Line, 10 September 2014
An RIB solution to make pests non-resistant to Bt gene

National Geographic, 14 September 2014
Can genetic engineering save the Florida Orange?

Popular Mechanics, 17 September 2014
Turbo tobacco borrows bacteria genes for faster photosynthesis

AsiaOne, 07 October 2014
Agriculture might just save the earth

The Independent, 20 October 2014
Human intestine grown in mouse for first time as scientists say there is hope to create 'spare parts' for people

Australian Life Scientist, 28 October 2014
GM crops: new directions

Business Insider Australia, 29 October 2014
Gene modifying salt-loving plants may be the key to sustainable food production

Kansas Wheat, 22 December 2014
K-state researchers develop heat-tolerant wheat gene

Harvard Gazette, 24 December 2014
Bacteria 'factories' churn out valuable chemicals

Popular Science, 25 December 2014
Genetically Modified Chestnuts Roasting On An Open Fire





2013

University of Sydney, 10 January 2013
Not only humans wilt in heat - developing heat tolerant cropsk

EFSA Press, 14 January 2013
EFSA promotes public access to data in transparency initiative

The Scientist 21 January 2013
Will GM Insects Help Stop Disease?

St George’s, University of London, 01 February 2013
Genetically modified tobacco plants produce antibodies to treat rabies

New Mexico State University, 04 February 2013
NMSU researchers fight mosquito-borne diseases with manipulation of mosquito gut bacteria

Aarhus University, 04 February 2013
Gene switch-off produces healthier carbohydrates

Scientific American, 07 February 2013
Unhealthy Glow: Fluorescent Tadpoles Expose Chemical Contamination

Straits Times, 10 Feb 2013
GM fish could hit dinner plates soon

University of Wisconsin-Madison, 14 February 2013
Value of modified corn is more in reducing losses than boosting yields

ISAAA, 20 February 2013
Global Biotech/GM Crop Plantings Increase 100-fold from 1996

Straits Times, 24 Feb 2013
Let GM Salmon swim through red tape

Rice University US, 28 February 2012
Modified bacteria turn waste into fat for fuel

EurekAlert, 06 March 2013
Scientists improve transgenic 'Enviropigs'

Reuters, 07 March 2013
China delays GMO corn, rice to woo the public

Phys.Org, 13 March 2013
Making fuel from bacteria: Genetically-modified cyanobacteria could be more efficient than ethanol

UCLA NewsRoom, 19 March 2013
UCLA researchers create tomatoes that mimic actions of good cholesterol

Phys.Org, 19 March 2013
Anti-allergy GM apples

UGA Today, 26 March 2013
UGA discovery may allow scientists to make fuel from CO2 in the atmosphere

American Chemical Society, 27 March 2013
The first caffeine-‘addicted’ bacteria

University of Arizona News, 28 March 2013
Multi-Toxin Biotech Crops Not Silver Bullets, UA Scientists Warn

Vietnam Plus, 31 March 2013
Saline-resistant rice varieties improve profits

Cornell Chronicles, 02 April 2013
Disease-resistant tomatoes fight lethal pests

The Independent, 15 April 2013
'Pig 26': Can this little piggy win over the enemies of GM?

BBC News, 22 April 2013
E. coli bacteria 'can produce diesel biofuel'

European Food Safety Authority, 24 April 2013
Scientific opinion on a request from the European Commission related to the prolongation of prohibition of the placing on the market of genetically modified oilseed rape event GT73 for import, processing and feed uses in Austria

Murdoch University, 30 Apr 2013
Gene silencing set to boost agricultural yields

Nature News, 01 May 2013
GM crops: A story in numbers

Nature News, 01 May 2013
Transgenics: A new breed

Nature News, 01 May 2013
Case studies: A hard look at GM crops

The New York Times, 07 May 2013
A dream of trees aglow at night

Howard Hughes Medical Institute, 29 May 2013
Genetic engineering alters mosquitoes' sense of smell

National Geographic News, 17 June 2013
Electrofuels: Charged microbes may "poop out" a gasoline alternative

Ecouterre, 25 June 2013
Transgenic silkworms spin fluorescent fibres for glow-in-the-dark wedding dress

The New York Times, 13 Jul 2013
Like-minded rivals race to bring back the chestnut tree

The New York Times, 27 Jul 2013
A race to save the orange by altering its DNA

Science Daily, 11 Sep 2013
Mosquito bites deliver potential new malaria vaccine

The Wall Street Journal, 30 Sep 2013
South Korean scientists use E. coli to make gasoline

BBC News, 11 Oct 2013
Genetically modified yeast turns crop wastes into liquid fuel

The Washington Post, 25 Oct 2013
Companies rush to build 'bio-factories' for medicines, flavorings and fuels

International Rice Research Institute, 01 Nov 2013
From rice genetics to better rice, top research showcased

Nature News, 06 Nov 2013
Precision gene editing paves way for transgenic monkeys

Science Daily, 13 Nov 2013
Better batteries through biology? Modified viruses boost battery performance

The New York Times, 15 Nov 2013
In a bean, a boon to biotech

BBC News, 20 Nov 2013
Decision awaited on genetically modified insect trial

Daily Fusion, 22 Nov 2013
Oceanographers genetically engineer fatter marine algae for biofuel production

Nature News, 28 November 2013
Study linking GM maize to rat tumours is retracted

Fresh Plaza, 29 November 2013
Chile: New varieties of transgenic table grapes developed


2012

UW News, 06 January 2012
UW Researchers Engineer Silkworms to Produce Stronger Silk

Science Insider, 20 January 2012
In Dramatic Move, Flu Researchers Announce Moratorium on Some H5N1 Flu Research, Call for Global Summit

Science Daily, 27 January 2012
Engineered Bacteria Effectively Target Tumors, Enabling Tumor Imaging Potential in Mice

ABC News, 30 January 2012
GM barley increases salinity resistance

Farm Weekly Australia, 23 February 2012
Frost nurseries identify tolerant grain varieties

Reuters, 09 March 2012
Scientists warn EPA on Monsanto corn rootworm

CSIRO Australia, 13 March 2012
Good news for wheat farmers battling salinity

The Telegraph UK, 13 March 2012
Genetically modified blood oranges developed by scientists

BBC UK, 29 March 2012
Exploiting the smell of genetically modified fear

Reuters, 02 April 2012
Death knell may sound for Canada's GMO pigs

People’s Daily China, 06 April 2012
Fudan scientists breed long-fiber cotton

National Geographic News, 23 April 2012
Fish Glow Green After Genetic Engineering

CSIRO News, 26 April 2012
Australia's bioeconomy blossoms with supercharged safflower

Science Daily, 27 April 2012
Bioluminescent Technology for Easy Tracking of GMO

Science Mag, 02 May 2012
One of Two Hotly Debated H5N1 Papers Finally Published

The Scientist, 04 May 2012
First Drug from GM Plant Approved

Straits Times, 15 May 2012
Better quality oil from fuel crop plant

Fresh Plaza, 15 May 2012
Chilean scientists develop salt tolerant citrus

Johns Hopkins Malaria Research Institute, 16 July 2012
Genetically Engineered Bacteria Prevent Mosquitoes from Transmitting Malaria

Science Daily, 23 July 2012
Aging Heart Cells Rejuvenated by Modified Stem Cells

Science and Development Network, 03 September 2012
First GM camels to be engineered for drug production

Scientific American, 27 July 2012
Drought-Tolerant Corn Efforts Show Positive Early Results

Nature Blog, 10 August 2012
Golden sweet potato shows success

Cordis EU, 10 August 2012
Toxin-free oilseed rape: researchers develop safer animal feed

All About Feed, 15 August 2012
Vietnam likely to plant GM crops in 2015

The Telegraph UK, 31 August 2012
Pollen-free geraniums created by scientists

Reuters, 18 September 2012
Scientists grow drug for rare disease in corn

New Scientist, 19 September 2012
Study linking GM crops and cancer questioned

Science Insider, 21 September 2012
France and European Commission Order Review of Controversial GM Study in Rats 

Nature, 25 September 2012
Rat study sparks GM furore

ETH Zurich, 26 September 2012
New African cassava resists devastating viruses

Duke Today, 01 October 2012
Duke Blue Light Controls Gene Expression

BBC UK, 02 October 2012
GM cows make 'low allergy' milk

Nature News, 02 October 2012
Animals engineered with pinpoint accuracy

EFSA, 04 October 2012
EFSA publishes initial review on GM maize and herbicide study

AAAS, 25 October 2012
AAAS Board of Directors: Legally Mandating GM Food Labels Could “Mislead and Falsely Alarm Consumers”

Los Angeles Times, 01 November 2012
Biotech bacteria might help soothe Crohn's and colitis

American Heart Association, 05 November 2012
Genetically engineered tomatoes decrease plaque build-up in mice

MTB Europe, 26 November 2012
Genetically engineered bacteria can commit suicide for good of population

FSANZ, December 2012
Response to Séralini paper on the long term toxicity of Roundup herbicide and a Roundup-tolerant genetically modified maize

Oregon State University, 13 December 2012
OSU aims to spice up rice with thiamine

2011

2011 Articles Dawn, 08 January 2011
Hong Kong researchers store data in bacteria

Nature News, 11 January 2011
Drought-tolerant maize gets US debut

Reuters, 14 January 2011
Scientists make chickens that don't spread bird flu

MIT Technology Review, 24 January 2011
Scientists Use Light to Make Worms 'Dance'

Independent, UK, 27 January 2011
Malaysia releases GM mosquitoes in landmark trial

Lianhe Zaobao, 08 April 2011
科学家分享如何宣传转基因食品

Science Daily, 14 April 2011
Filtering out Pesticides With Genetically Modified Bacteria

Straits Times, 18 April 2011
‘Human' milk from cows?

Reuters, 20 April 2011
Scientists manipulate mosquitoes in malaria fight

University of Wisconsin-Madison News, 09 June 2011
UW-Madison scientists create low-acrylamide potato lines


Food Navigator, 09 June 2011
Codex debate over biotechnology definition goes full circle

PopSci, 13 June 2011
Using Human Cells and Jellyfish Protein, Researchers Build the First Living Laser

The Straits Times 25 June 10
GM food labelling is about choice, not food safety

The Guardian UK, 19 Jul 2011
Anti-HIV drug made by GM plants begins trials in humans


Nature News, 20 July 2011
Transgenic grass skirts regulators


Reuters, 27 July 2011
South Korean scientists create glowing dog: report


NUS News Portal , 12 August 2011
Singapore Researchers Get Significant Boost in Rice Research for Regional Food Security


Nature News , 16 August 2011
Set a bug to kill a bug


Straits Times, 20 Aug 2011
GM Food: Boon or Bane

New Mexico State University, 06 September 2011
NMSU glandless cotton research appears promising


Phys.Org News , 19 September 2011
The benefits of biotech: How GM crops benefit farmers and the developing world


The Research Council of Norway , 07 October 2011
Food crops must withstand harsher weather


A*STAR Research, 12 October 2011
Genetic engineering: Speeding up evolution

Farm Weekly, 22 October 2011
Work progressing on frost-tolerant wheat

ABC News Australia, 27 October 2011
Australian scientist develops GM grape vines

BBC News, 30 October 2011
GM mosquitoes show fever promise

Science Insider, 23 November 2011
Scientists Brace for Media Storm Around Controversial Flu Studies

Science Daily, 30 November 2011
Engineered Botulism Toxins Could Have Broader Role in Medicine


Rutgers Today, 15 December 2011
In Preventing Vitamin A Deficiency, a Little Friendly Bacteria Might Go a Long Way

UC San Diego News Center, 18 December 2011
Researchers Create Living ‘Neon Signs’ Composed of Millions of Glowing Bacteria

2010

Brisbane Times, 01 Mar 2010
Aussies researching super-grass pastures

National Academies of Science, 13 Apr 2010
Genetically engineered crops benefit many farmers, but the technology needs proper management to remain effective

The Independent, 13 April 2010
GM viruses offer hope of future where energy is unlimited

The International Business Times Australia, 04 May, 2010
Australian scientists grow salt-tolerant durum wheat

The Economist, 20 May 2010
Genesis Redux - A new form of life has been created in a laboratory, and the era of synthetic biology is dawning

Phys.Org, 07 June 2010
Paper industry tests genetically altered trees

The Straits Times, 25 June 2010 Forum reply
GM food labelling is about choice, not food safety

Boston Globe, 27 June 2010
Special salmon closer to approval

Scientific American, 15 July 2010
Bite me: New malaria-proof mosquito developed

ABC news, 11 August 2010
Potato genes used to fend off cotton pests

Reuters, 23 August 2010
Scientists create smell detector using frog eggs

Australian Centre for Plant Functional Genomics, 10 September 2010
Media Release - Salt-tolerant rice offers hope for global food supply

Los Angeles Times, 21 September 2010
FDA advisors urge more study of genetically altered salmon

Science Daily, 02 October 2010
Could Genetically Altered Trees, Plants Help Counter Global Warming?

The Straits Times, 03 Oct 2010
The GM salmon inventor

ISAAA, 08 October 2010
Scientists Silence Genes to Produce Hypoallergenic Carrots

ISAAA, 08 October 2010
Transgenic Yellow Cassava to Address Vitamin A Deficiency

Convention of Biological Diversity, 16 October 2010
The Nagoya Kuala Lumpur Supplementary Protocol on Liability and Redress to the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety

Science Daily, 18 October 2010
Mice That 'Smell' Light Could Help Scientist Better Understand Olfaction

EurekAlert, 03 November 2010
MIT chemists engineer plants to produce new drugs

Brookhaven National Laboratory, 08 November 2010
Engineered Plants Make Potential Precursor to Raw Material for Plastics

NBC news, 15 November 2010
Designer bacteria can heal cracks in concrete buildings


The Seattle Times, 29 November 2010
USDA asked to approve GMO apple that won't brown

Live Science, 29 November 2010
Transplanted Genes Let Plants Light Up

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 02 December 2010
The Future of Metabolic Engineering – Designer Molecules, Cells and Microorganisms


Financial Times, 08 December 2010
Biotechnology: Rice at the forefront of research

The Independent, UK, 21 Dec 2010
Japan bio-scientists produce 'singing mouse'

2008

Reuters, 24 Nov 2008
Can GM save the world?

Reuters, 9 Nov 2008
Souped-up immune cells catch even disguised HIV

Reuters, 27 Oct 2008
Scientists develop cancer fighting tomato

Scientific American, 16 Sep 2008
Turning bacteria into plastic factories

Reuters, 10 Jul 2008
China approves big budget for GMO amid food worries

The Business Times, 30 Jun 2008
GM crops may be answer to food crisis

Reuters, 3 Jun 2008
Food crisis may open door to genetically modified rice

Reuters, 20 May 2008
Extinct Australian tiger gene functions in mouse

The Straits Times (Online Forum), 20 May 2008
GM food should remain in the grocery store

The Straits Times (Forum), 15 May 2008
GM crop food yield less than its conventional equivalent

The Straits Times, 12 May 2008
GM crops a viable option for food crisis?

Reuters, 4 May 2008
China experts identify gene for yield, height in rice

The Straits Times, 29 April 2008
Scientists restore eyesight of four

The Straits Times (Forum), 28 April 2008
GM labelling in line with international practice

The Straits Times (Forum), 9 April 2008
Don't be too quick to endorse GM foods

The Straits Times, 6 April 2008
When everything under the sun costs more...

The Straits Times (Forum), 25 March 2008
All food here, including GM food, safe to eat: AVA

The Business Times, 8 March 2008
Guardian of Singapore's food supply

The Straits Times, 25 February 2008
Genetics website launched

Guardian Unlimited, 22 January 2008
Tests on rats show genetically modified viruses can kill pain

BBC News, 15 January 2008
Scientists unveil 'supercarrot'

2007

The Straits Times, 24 December 2007
New weapon against malaria?

Reuters, 5 December 2007
Cell transplants may help heart attack victims

Guardian Unlimited, 20 November 2007
Genetically altered virus helps Parkinson's sufferers

Reuters, 16 October 2007
Genetically modified plants vacuum up toxins

Reuters, 9 October 2007
"Knockout mice" designers win Nobel Prize

The Business Times, 9 August 2007
Biologics – the next wave

The Straits Times, 17 March 2007
Geneticist's glowing fish work featured in best-selling thriller book

BBC News, 6 March 2007
US mulls backing ‘medicine rice’

The Straits Times, 25 January 2007
Few know of GM foods: survey

GMAC Public Statement, 25 January 2007
Survey indicates Singaporeans’ knowledge and attitudes towards genetic modification have improved slightly since 2001.

The Straits Times, 20 January 2007
Biotech crops hit record high

The Straits Times, 16 January 2007
GM chickens new weapon in fight against cancer

GMAC Press Invite, 15 January 2007
Public forum "Commercialization of biotech crops 1996-2006: future prospects"

2006

The Straits Times, 21 June 2006
GM food facts

The Straits Times, 21 June 2006
Test-tube food still a hot potato

The Straits Times, 5 June 2006
GM labelling regime must be practical

The Straits Times, 25 May 2006
GM foods should be labelled clearly

Business Times, 19 May 2006
New guidelines for research involving genetic modification

The Straits Times, 19 May 2006
New safety guidelines for scientists

Berita Harian, 19 May 2006
Panduan bagu kajian ubahsuai genetik

GMAC Press Release, 18 May 2006
GMAC releases the Singapore Biosafety Guidelines for Research on GMOs

2005

The Straits Times, 24 Jun 2005
Singapore breakthough in blight-resistant rice

The Straits Times, 12 Apr 2005
Biosafety: Life term, $1m fine proposed

The Straits Times, 12 Apr 2005
Biosafety laws to instil research confidence

Business Times, 12 Apr 2005
Stiff penalties for those who flout biomedical safety

The Straits Times, 29 Mar 2005
Scientists produce vitamin A-rich rice

GMAC Press Release, 25 Jan 2005
Public forum on genetically modified foods "We are what we eat" - truths & fallacies of bioengineered foods

2004

GMAC Press Release, 22 Nov 2004
GMAC announces the distribution of educational brochures on GM foods

The Straits Times, 4 Sep 2004
Pansy gene adds colour to blue roses

The Straits Times, 2 Sep 2004
Debate over GMO crops spreads to Asia

The Straits Times, 9 Jul 2004
Glowing 'cop' that detects poisons in a jiffy

The Straits Times Forum Page, 9 Jun 2004
Health and environment the main concern

The Straits Times Forum Page, 9 Jun 2004
GM food here tested for safety

The Straits Times Forum Page, 4 Jun 2004
Don't duck tough questions about GM food

The Straits Times Forum Page, 1 Jun 2004
Labelling GM food not easy

The Straits Times Commentary, 29 May 2004
Frankenfoods - we need to know

The Straits Times Forum Page, 28 May 2004
More to debate than labelling

The Straits Times, 21 May 2004
EU lifts ban on genetically modified food

The Straits Times, 20 May 2004
New AVA lab testing GM food here

The Straits Times, 20 May 2004
Modified papayas protected from virus

GMAC Press Release, 21 April 2004
GMAC introduces newly-appointed members and launches revamped website to kick off its public awareness programme for 2004

The Straits Times, 25 February 2004
GloFish sparks off classroom study in US

The Straits Times, 25 February 2004
S'pore should be angling for more bucks in fish trade

The Straits Times, 20 January 2004
Red light or green light?

2003

The Straits Times, 10 December 2003
NUS glofish to be sold in US ...but not here

The Straits Times, 25 July 2003
400 imported GM fish that glow in dark seized

The Straits Times, 21 July 2003
Little green fish

The Straits Times, 25 June 2003
Of GM food and greed

The Straits Times, 21 June 2003
EU has balanced approach on bio-engineered food

The Straits Times, 9 June 2003
Don't slam the door on bio-engineered food

The Straits Times, 28 May 2003
GM food: consumers have the right to know

2002

GMAC, 30 May 2002
Survey reveals Singaporeans’ knowledge and attitudes towards genetic modification

2001

The Straits Times Forum Page, 3 February 2001
Bio-safety guidelines to be released soon

The Straits Times Forum Page, 27 January 2001
GM food debate: room for scepticism

The Straits Times, 23 January 2001
Vigilance needed on GM foods, but not overkill

The Straits Times Forum Page, 22 January 2001
Why sterilise 'harmless' GM fish?

The Straits Times Forum Page, 19 January 2001
In our desire to have it all, we should not lose all

The Straits Times Forum Page, 19 January 2001
GM fish sterilised to protect ecology

2000

The Straits Times, 25 November 2000
Modified food "not more harmful"

The Straits Times, 23 November 2000
Few people here aware of GM products

The Straits Times Forum Page, 31 May 2000
Genetically modified food sold here is safe

The Straits Times Forum Page, 27 May 2000
Modified food: how safe is 'safe'?

The Straits Times Forum Page, 25 May 2000
Singapore will follow global guidelines on GM labelling

The Straits Times Forum Page, 22 May 2000
Labelling modified food a help to consumers

The Straits Times Forum Page, 19 May 2000
Labelling of genetically modified foods being discussed

The Straits Times Forum Page, 17 May 2000
Modified food should be labelled

GMAC, 13 January 2000
GMAC's position on genetically modified food labelling in Singapore

1999

GMAC, 20 August 1999
Singapore guidelines on the release of agriculture-related genetically modified organisms (GMOs)

GMAC, 11 May 1999
Committee set up to establish biosafety guidelines in Singapore for genetically modified organisms