Environmental problems and epidemic diseases can now be solved through gene therapy and biotechnology, experts in India stated. The Advanced Hydrated Photocatalytic Oxidation Cell (AHPCO Cell), a machine devised by West Texas A&M University Professor, Nabarun Ghosh in collaboration with another scientist, can filter polluted air and could destroy Particulate Matter (PM) 2.5 found in air.
On average, GMOs take 13 years and US$130 million of R&D before coming to market. And the regulatory process alone can take 5 to 7 years. This has been illustrated in the infographic developed by GMOAnswers.com: