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Bangladesh to release 3 more Bt brinjal varieties

Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute (BARI) will release three more varieties of the country's first genetically modified (GM) crop--Bt Brinjal, which ...
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PPPs: Planting the seeds of prosperity for Bangladeshi farmers

 Local consumer buying eggplants at a market in Mohishaban, Bangladesh. Photo by: CropLifeThe eggplant, known in Asia as brinjal, is ...
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‘Bt talong’ has no adverse impacts on nontarget insects, research shows

GENETICALLY modified (GM) Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) talong (eggplant) has no negative impacts on the biological diversity of nontarget organisms, the ...
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Philippines field research shows no negative impacts from Bt eggplant on non-target arthropods

The first-ever field level study of the effects of insect-resistant genetically modified Bt eggplants on non-target arthropod species, carried out ...
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Philippine court lifts ban on GM eggplant, now what?

[MANILA] On 26 July, the Philippine Supreme Court reversed its December 2015 decision to stop the field testing, propagation, commercialisation ...
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Bt talong technology to proceed as SC reverses own ruling

The Supreme Court has reversed its ruling that prevented the field testing of the genetically engineered Bt talong. In a ...
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UP law professors point out need for biotech communicators

Law professors from the University of the Philippines Law Center-Institute of International Legal Studies (IILS) shared their assessment on Bt ...
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COMMENTARY: Boost for Bt ‘talong’

The Filipino scientific community received a rare boost on Tuesday with the reversal by the Supreme Court of its ban ...
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Bt talong case: Not quite a total victory but at least the science can go on

After so much anguish and frustration, this week’s decision of the Supreme Court (SC) reversing itself on the Bacillus thuringiensis ...
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Philippine American Academy of Science and Engineering calls for resumption of Bt eggplant research

In a statement, the Philippine American Academy of Science and Engineering (PAASE) expressed strong support for the continuation of research ...
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