For example the milk from cows injected with rBGH contains higher levels of pus, bacteria, and fat.
Despite this and other troubling contamination episodes, such as those described by GillisNicholsand Greenpeacethe biotech industry continues to grow open fields of genetically engineered pharmaceutical crops crops altered to produce experimental drugs or industrial proteins that have never been assessed for their allergenic potential or other food safety issues.
In a genetically engineered brand of L-tryptophan, a common dietary supplement, killed 37 Americans and permanently disabled or afflicted more than 5, others with a potentially fatal and painful blood disorder, eosinophilia myalgia syndrome EMSbefore it was recalled by the Food and Drug Administration.
Finally, they carried out histopathology and again found no differences in the stomach, liver, heart, kidney, spleen, or reproductive organs of GMO versus non-GMO fed rats. Cho, Y. Other large-scale projects have shown that thousands of Chinese farmers using ecologic techniques significantly reduced pesticide use without expensive, patented gene-modified seeds Yanqing Kim, B.
Nothing could be further from the truth.