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What does GM stand for?

GM stands for Genetic Manipulation

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In the study, researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University used genetic manipulation to turn off this recycling system within the walls of cells and stop both tumour growth and metastasis (cancer spread).
The Centre is also coordinating facilitation in all levels of supervision of genetic manipulation work by assisting other regulatory bodies in establishing pertinent codes disciplines and guidelines for the appraisal of biohazards and the management of bio-safeguards.
To evaluate their criticism, it is crucial to emphasize that the genetic manipulation we defended must he compatible with the child's right to an open future, which implies that such manipulation must enlarge--or at least not restrict--the child's range of opportunities; it must enhance all-purpose means or capacities useful in pursuing nearly any plan of life.
More particularly the isolated nucleic acid molecules of the present invention further provide for the screening-assisted breeding of plants having desirable starch content and/or composition, in addition to providing for the direct genetic manipulation of plant starch content and/or composition.