25 Sep '12, 3pm

Rats Eating GMO Corn Get Tumors, Die Early

Rats Eating GMO Corn Get Tumors, Die Early

Rats fed genetically modified corn or exposed to the Monsanto herbicide Roundup were at greater risk for developing tumors, suffering organ damage or dying prematurely according to a just-published study in the journal Food and Chemical Toxicology . 200 rats were tested for two years (more or less their lifespan), much longer than the 90 days required for studies that are used when companies seek regulatory approval for genetically engineered foods. “The results were really alarming,” the study’s author, Gilles-Eric Seralini of the University of Caen in France, said. The French site, Rue89 , has photos of the rats with tumors that, it would be an understatement to say, are very disturbing. Immediate Controversy About Rats and GMO Corn Study The study ‘s results, announced at a news conference organized by a British-based anti-GMO organization, immediately stoked criticism ...

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