What is GMO exactly?

Well, GMO stands for “Genetically Modified Organism.” To create a genetically modified organism, the genes of a plant or animal are literally altered. In a laboratory, the genes of a completely unrelated organism are inserted into the genes of the plant or animal (i.e. like fish genes inserted into tomato genes… and yes this has been done).

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Thank you, Danielle Zanzarov for yet another great artice!!

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One response to “What is GMO exactly?

  1. Thanks for sharing Yvonne! I hope people come to learn more about GMOs. Once the word gets out and people start voting with thier wallets… hopefully GMOs fall by the wayside.

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