21 Sep '12, 8pm

Group pushing rat study of #GMO corn forced coverage rush with no-vetting embargo: @IvanOransky @carlzi

A study of the effect of genetically modified corn on rats that you may have read about earlier this week doesn’t seem to have said much about whether GMOs are safe. But it sure said a lot about how the scientists who did the work used a crafty embargo to control their message…. It turns out there was likely an embargo break on the research . But that’s not why you’re reading about it here. What drew my attention — thanks to a few eagle-eyed Embargo Watch readers pointing me to this post by Thomas Lumley — is how the co-sponsors of the research handled the embargo. As the AFP noted in their original story, since updated : Breaking with a long tradition in scientific journalism, the authors allowed a selected group of reporters to have access to the paper, provided they signed confidentiality agreements that prevented them from consulting other experts about the research be...

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organicconsumers.org 20 Sep '12, 2pm

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