March 20, 2018. Ottawa – Health Canada has announced its approval of the genetically modified (GM or genetically engineered) Vitamin A enhanced “Golden Rice” even though it is not intended for sale in Canada and has not yet been approved by regulators in the intended markets. Read more
The output of China’s biological industry is expected to reach US$1.5tn in 2022, reports Science and Technology Daily.
US firm AquaBounty Technologies says that its transgenic fish has hit the market after a 25-year wait.
Genetically engineered salmon has reached the dinner table. AquaBounty Technologies, the company in Maynard, Massachusetts, that developed the fish, announced on 4 August that it has sold some 4.5 tonnes of its hotly debated product to customers in Canada.