Genetically Engineered Fish
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Quinault Indian Nation Joins Suit Re: Genetically Engineered Salmon

Genetically Engineered Fish

TAHOLAH, WASHINGTON —The Quinault Indian Nation joined 11 other plaintiffs in filing a suit in US District Court against the US Food and Drug Administration for approving genetically modified salmon, an unnatural animal created by AquaBounty from the genetic material of three fish, Atlantic salmon, Pacific salmon and ocean eel pout. This is the first genetically engineered animal ever approved for sale as food anywhere in the world.

Is Franken-salmon safe to eat?

Genetically Engineered Fish

The FDA says the world's first genetically modified food animal is, but several American grocery chains have vowed not to stock the engineered fish

It's called the AquAdvantage salmon, and if Maynard, Massachusetts-based biotech firm AquaBounty gets its way, the world's first genetically modified food animal will soon be entering our food supply.

US ENVIRONMENTALISTS SUE TO OVERTURN APPROVAL OF GMO SALMON

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SUMMARY: "U.S. health regulators are facing a lawsuit from a coalition of environmental organizations seeking to overturn the government's landmark approval of a type of genetically engineered salmon to be farmed for human consumption."

U.S. health regulators are facing a lawsuit from a coalition of environmental organizations seeking to overturn the government's landmark approval of a type of genetically engineered salmon to be farmed for human consumption.

USA: FDA BLOCKING GMO SALMON IMPORTS UNTIL GUIDELINES SET

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SUMMARY: "The FDA is officially blocking GMO salmon imports for now, as requested in the omnibus spending bill passed at the end of last year."

The FDA is officially blocking GMO salmon imports for now, as requested in the omnibus spending bill passed at the end of last year.

The provision in the bill says that the FDA "shall not allow the introduction or delivery for introduction into interstate comerce of any food that contains genetically engineered salmon until FDA publishes final labeling guidelines for informing consumers of such content."

USA: OBAMA BREAKS HIS PROMISE ON FRANKENFISH, AND ALASKANS WILL PAY

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SUMMARY: "For close to two decades, AquaBounty, a company from Massachusetts, has been genetically modifying salmon. Apparently the whole years in the ocean, swimming back to the home creek, spawning upriver natural progression, is just too much of a pain. It takes too long."

For close to two decades, AquaBounty, a company from Massachusetts, has been genetically modifying salmon. Apparently the whole years in the ocean, swimming back to the home creek, spawning upriver natural progression, is just too much of a pain. It takes too long.

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