Genetically Engineered Insects
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BEWARE 'STING' OF GENETICALLY-ENGINEERED AEDES MOSQUITO

Genetically Engineered Insects

The writer is president, Consumers' Association of Penang and Sahabat Alam Malaysia.

The Consumers' Association of Penang (CAP) and Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM) call upon the director-general of biosafety to reject the application for the field release of genetically engineered (GE) mosquitoes and all related experiments. We in Malaysia are being subjected to an experiment which could bring adverse effects to public health and the environment.

How To Fight Super Pests? Build Superbugs

Genetically Engineered Insects

http://www.forbes.com/business/2008/11/18/usda-genetics-agriculturebiz-c...

William Pentland Forbes, 18 November 2008
USDA paves way for growing predators in the lab to fight threats to agriculture.

The Asian Citrix Psyllid is a brown insect that spreads the most devastating citrus disease in the world. Just ask Florida's orange growing industry.

WARRIOR MOSQUITOES' WILL NOT BE RELEASED IN PULAU KETAM

Genetically Engineered Insects

SOURCE: The New Straits Times, Malaysia
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URL: http://www.nst.com.my/Current_News/NST/Sunday/National/2231042/Article/i...
DATE: 04.05.2008

KANGAR: The Health Ministry will not allow the release of genetically modified (GM) mosquitoes in Pulau Ketam, Selangor in a bid to combat the dengue scourge.

Minister Datuk Liow Tiong Lai said the ministry would conduct another study to find other ways of carrying out the research, which is being conducted by the Institute of Medical Research (IMR) and a company partly owned by the University of Oxford.

Biotech insects can improve health, farming, researchers say

Genetically Engineered Insects

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Biotech insects can improve health, farming, researchers say

Friday, October 28, 2005

Following miracle cures and miracle foods, genetically modified (GM) bugs are generating a buzz in the scientific community as possibly the next "miracle". in the field of biotechnology.

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