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GM Maggots Expected in Fruit Imports After Go-Ahead for Brazil GM Fruit Fly Experiments - Via Sustainable Pulse


Science & Tech  (tags: GMOs, Fruit Flies, Brazil, Food, Maggots, Health risks, Humans, Science, Ethical concerns, Article )

Victoria
- 108 days ago - sustainablepulse.com
GM maggots are expected in Brazilian fruit imports as the country moves forward with an open release of millions of genetically modified Mediterranean fruit flies. Live GM flies could also be transported in the fruit. No release date has been announced.



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Nimue P. (243)
Thursday June 5, 2014, 8:04 pm
The mind boggles...
 

Dot A. (133)
Friday June 6, 2014, 10:14 am
play god
dance with the devil

~~~
and fly away home
~~~

we have a lot to learn about how to manage and control nature

getting the bugs out - well, let's suffice to say
the bugs are a lot smarter than human's give credit

AND they want to survive, TOO!

~~~

sounds like another FINE MESS!!!
 

Roger Garin-michaud (62)
Friday June 6, 2014, 10:59 am
noted, thanks
 

Catman P. (913)
Friday June 6, 2014, 1:56 pm
noted
 

Ondine J. (133)
Saturday June 7, 2014, 1:07 am
WoW!! this is really scary, thanks Victoria
 

Ruth Ann W. (208)
Saturday June 7, 2014, 3:47 am
Scary is right Ondine. This made me throw up a little in my mouth. Did anyone else jump to "The Fly"?
 

Patricia Raven (442)
Saturday June 7, 2014, 5:37 am
This is sick and very worrying how do they know the offspring will die off and anyway there is a reason they exist a small number is normal.
 

Debbie S. (33)
Saturday June 7, 2014, 5:44 am
Terrible, what the hell are they thinking?
 

A D (6)
Saturday June 7, 2014, 7:48 am
This sounds like one of those science experiments which turn out horribly wrong.
 

Ashley heffner (458)
Saturday June 7, 2014, 9:48 am
Thanks for posting.
 

gabriele jefferson (147)
Sunday June 8, 2014, 3:58 am
worried noted, shared on fb, twitter, g+, thx,
 

Terrie Williams (770)
Sunday June 8, 2014, 11:03 am
O.....M....D.......
 

Past Member (0)
Tuesday June 17, 2014, 8:00 am
noted, tnx
 

AniMae Chi (407)
Monday July 7, 2014, 10:16 am
T.Y.
 
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