Monday, March 12, 2001
Field testing of genetically modified crops has come to a virtual halt
in Europe, and any GM plants that do make it to field trials run the risk of being torn up
by protesters. In the U.S., the discovery of StarLink corn in seed corn has raised the
issue of "genetic pollution" from modified to unmodified crop products.
MPB Cologne GmbH thinks it may have discovered a solution that avoids
the production of recombinant