Campbell Soup Company, maker of SpaghettiOs, has declared its support for mandatory labeling of GM foods. There are lots of challenges in labeling guidelines when there’s no single definition of a GMO.
A research study involving gene editing on early human embryos (8-cell embryo about three days post-fertilization shown) has been given the go-ahead in England.
Dr. Yorgos Nikas/Science Source
SHELF LIFE Plenty of genetically modified foods appear in supermarkets and have undergone extensive study. Still, they remain controversial and haven’t yet made good on the promise to end world hunger.