Tag: GMOs

Do Processed Foods Contain GMOs?

A controversial GMO labeling bill signed into law by the president has raised interesting scientific and regulatory questions: Do foods processed from genetically modified organisms, like refined sugar and soybean oil, contain genetic material? If not, would they be labeled as GMOs? The law’s definition of “bioengineering”…

GMOs in Organic Food?

In opposition to a controversial GMO labeling bill, a senator falsely claimed, “You could literally have a GMO plant be raised under organic conditions, and I believe because of this bill, it could be certified organic.” The U.S. Department of Agriculture…

GMOs Didn’t Cause Zika Outbreak

Q: Did genetically modified mosquitoes cause the Zika outbreak? A: No. In fact, GM mosquitoes may be able to help control the virus’ spread. FULL QUESTION Any truth to Zika virus linked to genetically modified mosquitoes released through the Gates Foundation?…