Biopharming
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_filter_node_status::operator_form() should be compatible with views_handler_filter::operator_form(&$form, &$form_state) in /home/nwrageadmin/d6.nwrage.org/sites/all/modules/views/modules/node/views_handler_filter_node_status.inc on line 13.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_plugin_style_default::options() should be compatible with views_object::options() in /home/nwrageadmin/d6.nwrage.org/sites/all/modules/views/plugins/views_plugin_style_default.inc on line 24.

FIRST PLANT-MADE DRUG ON THE MARKET

Biopharming

SUMMARY: "For the first time, the US Federal Drug Administration today has approved a drug produced in a genetically engineered plant cell. Among those cheering the news are scientists who have advocated ‘bio-pharming’. The drug, Elelyso (taliglucerase alfa), soothes the symptoms in most patients of the rare lysosomal storage disorder Gaucher disease, which causes problems ranging from bone infections to anaemia.

ENTRIA BIOSCIENCES FACES SERIOUS MARKET AND LEGAL OBSTACLES WITH ITS PHARMACEUTICAL RICE

Biopharming

SOURCE: The Center for Food Safety, USA
AUTHOR: Press Release
URL: http://www.centerforfoodsafety.org/VentriaPR4_09_08.cf
DATE: 09.04.2008

Cera Products, Inc. Will Not Market Products That Contain Ventria's Genetically Engineered Rice Compounds

New Law May Prohibit Ventria from Marketing its Lead Drug in Food Products

Human Breast Milk Genes Inserted into Rice

Biopharming

NORTH SACRAMENTO-BASED VENTRIA SOWING A STORM WITH ALTERED RICE

SOURCE: Sacramento Bee, USA
AUTHOR: Jim Downing
URL: http://www.sacbee.com/103/story/469124.html
DATE: 03.11.2007

In a little town in Kansas, Sacramento's Ventria Bioscience is about to turn one of the biotechnology industry's long-held dreams and one of its critics' nightmares into reality.

For 14 years, Ventria has inched toward its vision of growing fields of genetically modified rice plants that would serve as cheap factories for medicine.

URGENT: Comments Needed to Help Stop Genetically Engineered Eucalyptus in SE US

Biopharming

Comments needed regarding USDA/APHIS Federal Docket No. APHIS-2007-0027 on genetically engineered (GE) Eucalyptus Tree Field Trials in Alabama: First US mainland release of flowering GE trees.

DEADLINE: MONDAY, MAY 21, 2007, 5pm Eastern

ArborGen seeks permission for GE Eucalyptus Field Trials of genetically engineered cold tolerant clones and GE Eucalyptus trees with confidential traits in Alabama. Published articles and industry reports indicate these traits likely include insect resistance and reduced lignin.

Plan to Plant Gene-Modified Rice Alarms Interest Groups

Biopharming

Plan to Plant Gene-Modified Rice Alarms Interest Groups
by Megan Tady
Source: newstandardnews.net/content/index.cfm/items/4757

Apr. 27 A government agency is currently weighing a controversial proposal to allow a biotechnology company to plant up to 3,200 acres of rice genetically modified to treat diarrhea.

Syndicate content