Genetically Engineered Fish
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US COMPANY APPLIES TO SELL GM SALMON IN CANADA

Genetically Engineered Fish

SUMMARY: "Massachusetts-based biotech company AquaBounty Technologies has applied to the federal government for permission to market genetically engineered farm-grown Atlantic salmon."

Massachusetts-based biotech company AquaBounty Technologies has applied to the federal government for permission to market genetically engineered farm-grown Atlantic salmon.

According to a shareholder update issued March 6, the company is seeking approval to sell AquAdvantage Salmon (AAS) for human consumption in Canada.

GE FISH OR MEAT MAY BE A TOUGH SELL FOR ALREADY WARY CONSUMERS

Genetically Engineered Fish

SUMMARY: "Don't expect to find genetically modified salmon — or any other engineered fish or meat — on store shelves anytime soon. The Obama administration has stalled for more than four years on deciding whether to approve a fast-growing salmon that would be the first genetically modified animal approved for human consumption."

Don't expect to find genetically modified salmon — or any other engineered fish or meat — on store shelves anytime soon.

Unlabeled GMO Salmon? Groups Call on FDA to Rein In Industry Claims

Genetically Engineered Fish

Food & Water Watch and Center for Food Safety called on FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg today to put an end to erroneous statements by AquaBounty Technologies Vice President, who recently told the press that FDA has already decided that the company’s GMO salmon will be sold without a label.

USA: GE FISH IS LOSING THE PR WAR

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SUMMARY: "With the genetically modified foods labeling debate raging, it’s not surprising that consumers are not showing a lot of love for AquaBounty’s genetically modified salmon right now."

With the genetically modified foods labeling debate raging, it’s not surprising that consumers are not showing a lot of love for AquaBounty’s genetically modified salmon right now.

USA: FDA WEIGHING WHETHER GE FISH IS SAFE TO EAT

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SUMMARY: "The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is still considering whether a proposed genetically engineered fish is safe for consumers, the agency's top official said on Thursday."

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is still considering whether a proposed genetically engineered fish is safe for consumers, the agency's top official said on Thursday.

FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg said it was examining as many as 35,000 comments about the application on the salmon by Boston-based AquaBounty Technologies Inc, which applied for approval in the mid-1990s.

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