s Codex Committee on Food Labeling would create major problems for producers wanting to label their products as free of genetically modified or genetically engineered ingredients.
What does GE stand for?
GE stands for Genetically Engineered
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- General Education (college requirement)
- General Election
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- General Electric Corporation
- General Emergency (Nuclear)
- General Engineering (BS degree program)
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- General Expense Appropriation
- Genetic Entity (Dianetics)
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Mendocino County, California In 2004, citizens of Mendocino County, California, became the first in the country to pass an ordinance prohibiting the growing of genetically engineered crops.
The study, published in the July 30 Science, shows that purified prions can cause disease when injected into the brains of genetically engineered mice.
In the mid-1990s, Monsanto patented and introduced canola that is genetically engineered to be resistant to the company's Roundup, a potent broad-spectrum herbicide.
and genetically engineered crops--basically animals or plants whose genetic makeup, or DNA, has been altered with genetic material from another variety or species--are here to save the day.
Hart writes, "She was rushed to the hospital in an ambulance, where she went into anaphylactic shock and almost died" Booth was only one of scores of Americans who complained of allergic reactions to corn products during the summer and fall of 2000, when news broke that traces of genetically engineered StarLink corn had found their way onto grocery store shelves.