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Is Genetically Engineered Salmon Safe?

Health & Wellness  (tags: health, healthcare, food, GMO salmon, risks, nutrition, humans, interesting, diet )

- 1949 days ago -
There are massively disturbing ethical, environmental, and health concerns that make the introduction of Frankenfish highly controversial.

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Past Member (0)
Thursday January 24, 2013, 4:07 am
I don't think so, but it also looks like you posted a picture of farmed salmon that i refuse to eat also.

Carol H (229)
Thursday January 24, 2013, 5:08 am
no GMOs, for the sake of life itself!!!

Bruno Moreira (61)
Thursday January 24, 2013, 7:31 am

Gloria p (304)
Thursday January 24, 2013, 7:31 am
Franckenfish raised in poop are not safe.

divergent revolution (309)
Thursday January 24, 2013, 8:53 am
GOOD QUESTION!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
I don't want to be the test subject,I know that for certain
thanks Cal
I know we have all been dreading this,and then the fda has the nerve to tell us we can't have our own adult stem cells....go figure

Lois Jordan (63)
Thursday January 24, 2013, 3:29 pm
Noted w/thanks, Cal. Since the Gulf Geyser and Fukushima, I've sworn off fish. No frankenfish for my family, either.

greenplanet e (155)
Thursday January 24, 2013, 5:07 pm
Nope -- and unethical too.

Past Member (0)
Thursday January 24, 2013, 6:17 pm
Thank you.

Barbara P (0)
Thursday January 24, 2013, 8:14 pm
Anything genetically engineered for food can't possible be safe! Leave nature alone, because when you mess with it bad things happen, and people suffer illness and abnormalities at birth.

paul m (93)
Friday January 25, 2013, 2:46 am

Safe,,,,,but not as nice as wild...

Julie W (32)
Friday January 25, 2013, 3:45 am
GMOs - guilty until proved innocent.

Ruth C (87)
Friday January 25, 2013, 7:52 am
Its best not to eat any Salmon.

Melania P (122)
Friday January 25, 2013, 9:43 am

Kathy B (106)
Friday January 25, 2013, 12:50 pm
This isn't about producing more food to feed a growing population - as most things like this, it's about making money. AquaBounty cannot make money with the facilities they have, they will have to lease or franchise the technology to others, that is where the money lies. 'Others' are not going to be as careful as AquaBounty claims they will be, which means more fish will escape.

Frankenfish is not as nutritious as other salmon, they have a higher level of a hormone linked to cancer, a higher level of allergy potency, and I've been reading lately they don't grow as fast or as large as AquaBounty claims.

Michela M (3964)
Friday January 25, 2013, 1:58 pm

Sergio Padilla (65)
Friday January 25, 2013, 2:18 pm
Very good article

Solitary Eagle (324)
Friday January 25, 2013, 4:57 pm
noted, thank you

Michela M (3964)
Friday January 25, 2013, 5:03 pm

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reft h (66)
Friday January 25, 2013, 11:39 pm
another thing to try and avoid...

Maria Guimaraes (35)
Saturday January 26, 2013, 1:59 pm
The truth is that genetically modified salmon grows faster, but it should not be very healthy. Therefore, I prefer not to use it.
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