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Long-term impact of GM mustard on health not studied: Gilles-Éric Seralini

Interview with Molecular biologist and anti-GM Activist

Sanjeeb Mukherjee  |  New Delhi 

Gilles-Éric Séralini- a well-known French molecular biologist, political advisor and activist- had written a paper in 2012 showing how the genetically modified corn lead to tumourigenic effects. The paper, titled ‘Long-term toxicity of a roundup herbicide and roundup-tolerant genetically modified maize’, appeared at the Food and Chemicals Toxicology (FCT) magazine, which is an interantional journal studying the harmful effects of toxic elements on humans and animals.   However, in November 2013, FCT editors retracted the paper saying that ...

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