* More than a hundred Nobel laureates recently signed a statement calling for the acceptance of genetic engineering. With publication in June the letter got widely reported in the international press. Vincent Harmsen discovered that the initiators are employed by the biotech industry
By: Dominique Patton
Farmers are illegally growing genetically modified corn in China's northeast, said environmental non-profit Greenpeace on Wednesday, in a report that may generate further distrust of the government's ability to ensure a safe food supply.