Why You Should Really Think Twice About Eating GMO Corn. Top View of Fully developed GMO Corn Maize Ear with golden seed on wooden background Photo Credit: igor.stevanovic A unique new study published on December 19 in the scientific journal Nature has used molecular profiles to reveal major differences in composition between a GMO corn and its non-GMO parent.
These findings question industry and regulatory position of “substantial equivalence” and have serious safety implications. The new peer-reviewed study led by Dr. Michael Antoniou at King’s College London describes the effects of the process of genetic engineering on the composition of a genetically modified Roundup-resistant GMO corn variety, NK603. “Our study clearly shows that the GM transformation process results in profound compositional differences in NK603, demonstrating that this GMO corn is not substantially equivalent to its non-GMO counterpart. Background to study Analytical methods used Findings Conclusions Relevance to health.
Scientist with Plant PhD Shares The Truth About GMOs and Genetic Engineering. Video Source: Mercola By Dr.
Mercola Scientific misconduct and fraud: most of us have no concept of how they influence our food. GMOs cause animals to lose their ability to reproduce, Russian scientists discover. EPA Used Monsanto’s Research to Give Roundup a Pass. THE ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY concluded in June that there was “no convincing evidence” that glyphosate, the most widely used herbicide in the U.S. and the world, is an endocrine disruptor.
On the face of it, this was great news, given that some 300 million pounds of the chemical were used on U.S. crops in 2012, the most recent year measured, and endocrine disruption has been linked to a range of serious health effects, including cancer, infertility, and diabetes. Monsanto, which sells glyphosate under the name Roundup, certainly felt good about it. Glyphosate-based herbicides are toxic and endocrine disruptors in human cell lines. Pre- and postnatal toxicity of the commercial glyphosate formulation in Wistar rats. Monsanto’s Worst Fear May Be Coming True. Smallruminantresearch. To view the full text, please login as a subscribed user or purchase a subscription.
Click here to view the full text on ScienceDirect. Fig. 1 Representative electrophoresis gels of amplified DNA in colostrum from C13 and C20 (lines 1 and 2, respectively) and T13 and T20 (lines 3 and 4, respectively) goats. Lane M contains a 100 bp DNA ladder; ‘−’ is a negative control (no DNA template). Parental Exposure to Pesticides and Childhood Brain Cancer: U.S. Atlantic Coast Childhood Brain Cancer Study. Hawaii Sees 10 Fold Increase in Birth Defects After Becoming GM Corn Testing Grounds. Waimea, HI – Doctors are sounding the alarm after noticing a disturbing trend happening in Waimea, on the island of Kauai, Hawaii.
Over the past five years, the number of severe heart malformations has risen to more than ten times the national rate, according to an analysis by local physicians. Pediatrician Carla Nelson, after seeing four of these defects in three years, is extremely concerned with the severe health anomalies manifesting in the local population. Nelson, as well as a number of other local doctors, find themselves at the center of a growing controversy about whether the substantial increase in severe illness and birth defects in Waimea stem from the main cash crop on four of the six islands, genetically modified corn, which has been altered to resist pesticide. Hawaii has historically been used as a testing ground for almost all GMO corn grown in the United States. According to a report in The Guardian:
DOCTORS AND NURSES LETTERS TO MAYOR. Aloha Mayor Carvalho, As a doctor practicing on the west side, when I received news of the County Council’s passage of Bill 2491, I was elated.
The bill, though only a partial version of the original, was a good first step that showed how the voices of medical professionals could help policymakers understand the dire need for pesticide disclosure by the companies whose vast fields surround this community. Many doctors of the west side, including obstetricians and pediatricians, met with several Council Members during the course of deliberation over Bill 2491. We shared our experiences and concerns with them over rates of diseases, noticeable aberrations in certain birth defects incidences, and helped them to understand the absolute need for disclosure in our ability to deliver better patient care. I strongly urge you to sign this bill into law. The people’s voice and the medical community’s voice must count when the County engages in lawmaking. Living With GMOs. [This action alert is now closed] The Letter From America An open letter to the citizens, politicians, and regulators of the UK and the rest of the EU about the hazards of genetically modified crops We are writing as concerned American citizens to share with you our experience of genetically modified (GM) crops and the resulting damage to our agricultural system and adulteration of our food supply.
In our country, GM crops account for about half of harvested cropland. Around 94% of the soy, 93% of corn (maize) and 96% of cotton grown is GM.1. 010615_GENOK-HTIntactaBrazil-FINAL_web. Systems Biology Group, International Center for Integrative Systems: GMO Soy Accumulates Formaldehyde &... WASHINGTON, July 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study published today in the peer-reviewed journal AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES reveals genetic engineering of soy disrupts the plant's natural ability to control stress, and invalidates the FDA's current regulatory framework of "substantial equivalence" used for approval of genetically engineered food (GMOs).
The study, led by Dr. Golden rice paper pulled after judge rules for journal. 5 GMO Myths Debunked by Vandana Shiva. 1.
Myth of the Green Revolution I wrote a book for the United Nations University, “The Violence of the Green Revolution,” which has been republished by many publishers globally, including the Kentucky University Press. Extracts from the book are available on Google. Meet the Controversial MIT Scientist Who Claims She Discovered a Cause of Gluten Intolerance. February 27, 2014 | Like this article?
Join our email list: Stay up to date with the latest headlines via email. Glyphosate induces human breast cancer cells growth via estrogen receptors. KASHI GOLEAN ORIGINAL. Kellogg’s Kashi Cereal Tests Positive for Probable Human Carcinogen and GMOs PLEASE NOTE: The box of Kashi GoLean Original we tested was NOT verified by the Non-GMO Project. While this product has been subsequently verified by the Non-GMO Project, there are still boxes which have not been verified on store shelves. In addition, we release the results of these tests because there are still other unverified products in the Kashi line that likely contain similar ingredients. Click on the graphic to share on Facebook. According to the Kashi website: “Progressive nutrition is our approach to food.
Systems Biology Group, International Center for Integrative Systems: GMO Soy Accumulates Formaldehyde &... 010615_GENOK-HTIntactaBrazil-FINAL_web. Two cases of birth defects overlapping the Stratton-Parker syndrome after multiple pesticide exposure. Occupational and Environmental Medicineoem.bmj.com doi:10.1136/oem.2009.052969 Letter + Author Affiliations Correspondence to: Gilles-Eric Séralini, University of Caen, Esplanade de la Paix, Caen, 14032, France; email@example.com Received 20 October 2009 Accepted 16 November 2009 Published Online First 30 November 2009 Abstract. Glyphosate-Based Herbicides Produce Teratogenic Effects on Vertebrates by Impairing Retinoic Acid Signaling - Chemical Research in Toxicology (ACS Publications)
10. University of Caen, Laboratory Estrogens and Reproduction, UPRES EA 2608, Institute of Biology, Caen 14032, France Chem. Res. Toxicol., 2009, 22 (1), pp 97–105 DOI: 10.1021/tx800218n Publication Date (Web): December 23, 2008 Copyright © 2008 American Chemical Society. Denmark_dossier.pdf. Svineproducent hÃ¸ster gevinst af gmo-fri soja.
Former Agribusiness Farmer Loses Biz to GMOs: Now Promotes Organic - Gaia Health. Jerry Rosman used to be one of the Agribusiness villains. He believed in the GMO hype. Teratogenic Effects of Glyphosate-Based Herbicides: Divergence of Regulatory Decisions from Scientific Evidence. Zentek_studie_2008.pdf. Mounting evidence that GMO crops can cause infertility and birth defects - Seattle GMO. Mounting evidence that GMO crops can cause infertility and birth defects - Seattle GMO. Russia says genetically modified foods are harmful - News - The Voice of Russia: News, Breaking news, Politics, Economics, Business, Russia, International current events, Expert opinion, podcasts, Video. Russia has started the annual Days of Defence against Environmental Hazards from the 15th of April to the 5th of June with the announcement of sensational results of an independent work of research.
Scientists have proved that Genetically Modified Organisms are harmful for mammals. The researchers discovered that animals that eat GM foodstuffs lose their ability to reproduce. ГМО и хомячки. Капля воды на раскаленный камень. RETRACTED: Long term toxicity of a Roundup herbicide and a Roundup-tolerant genetically modified maize. Zentek_studie_2008.pdf. Genetically Modified Soy Linked to Sterility, Infant Mortality. GMOs cause animals to lose their ability to reproduce, Russian scientists discover - NaturalNews.com. Morphological and Biochemical Changes in Male Rats Fed on Genetically Modified Corn (Ajeeb YG)
Journal of American Science 2012;8(9) New Study: GMO Corn Makes Rats Infertile. Credit: LiveScience.com Whether you question the safety of GMOs or think the public is concerned about nothing, a recent study will definitely cause you to reconsider your stance. A new study released by Egyptian scientists has concluded that rats fed a GMO diet suffer from infertility, among other health issues. Researchers from the Food Technology Department, Faculty of Agriculture, Department of Anatomy and Embryology, and Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt found that quite a few unappealing changes took place when rats were fed genetically modified corn.
Because the rats’ organs/body weight and serum biochemistry were altered, potential adverse health and toxic effects were recorded. The report stated: Republished study: long-term toxicity of a Roundup herbicide and a Roundup-tolerant genetically modified maize. JOS_Volume-9_Number-2_Nov_2014-Swanson-et-al.pdf. This Is What Happens To Your Body When You Switch To Organic Food.
Altered Genes & Twisted Truth: Dr. Jane Goodall Helps Expose The Dangers Of GMOs. Monsanto Protection Act Part 2? New Bill Introduced Spells Bad News For GMO Activists. Former Pro-GMO Scientist Reveals Secrets of Years of Research. Former GMO Engineer Drops Biotech and Goes Organic. Scientist Cites Genetically Modified Food Safety Concerns. Former Pro-GMO Scientist Reveals Secrets of Years of Research. Connecting the Dots: Vaccines, Heavy Metals, GMOs and Brain Damage. Glyphosate Technical Fact Sheet. Glyphosate's Toxicology by Caroline Cox. Glyphosate's Toxicology by Caroline Cox. JOS_Volume-9_Number-2_Nov_2014-Swanson-et-al.pdf. New Study Finds A “Very Strong” Correlation Between GMOs And Two Dozen Diseases.
New Study Finds A “Very Strong” Correlation Between GMOs And Two Dozen Diseases.