Genetically Modified Food

Why are people so concerned about genetically modified food?


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2009-11-30 19:06:47
2009-11-30 19:06:47

People are concerned about this because genetically modified food is not natural food. It was genetically modified by a human or a machine. In either case, man made machine, and man isn't perfect. So, because of that, people are so concerned.

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When countries ban genetically engineered food, it is often because they are concerned about safety, both to the environment and to the health of animals and people.

If it is genetically modified then it is not an organic food. Organic food is naturally grown.

That would be hard to say. It is probably the group of people who are ignorant of the issue of genetically modified food and/or who have not studied the issue from a broad perspective and varied resources.

death. Nothing, food that hasn't been genetically modified is natural food. The kind of food people have been eating for thousands of years. Something is more likely to happen to you if you eat genetically modified food.

I would: I would be concerd about eating genetically modified food because you would get energy I wouldn't: I would now be concerd eating generally modified food because you would get virus in your body

No movement to try to prevent the development of genetically modified food technology is known. There are; however, people who choose not to eat food that is known to be genetically modified, due to questions about the health and environmental effects of genetically modifying plants used for food.

There is a lot of talk about how genetically modified food is needed, but no real evidence that it is needed.

There may be no danger with genetically modified foods, but many people are concerned that the effects of eating GMO foods is not known. While many studies show GMO food is safe, others point to anecdotal evidence suggesting that they may cause health issues.

Animals have been genetically engineered to produce more food. Food that is genetically modified is referred to as a GMO or Genetically Modified Organism.

No, people do not urgently need genetically modified food, especially since some scientists question its safety.

The harmful effects of the genetically modified food to health is that they contain cancerous cells.

No, growing food organically has no connection to biotechnology. Biotechnology produces food that is genetically modified. Organic foods are not genetically modified.

Apples have been genetically modified to prevent growing when they are cut.

organic foods are naturally grown and genetically modified are grown using special chemicals and such

Genetically modified food is created in a lab by removing a gene from one organism and forcing it into an organism of a different species.

The most common genetically modified foods are corn, soybeans, canola, and cotton.

Any food that comes from a plant, animal, or other living thing can be genetically modified.

hard to say because it is not always stated on the packaging if it has been genetically modified.Answer:60 to 70% of food in grocery stores are genetically modified. You don't know for sure, but most of what you eat has been genetically modified (unless you eat only organic foods, or something).

By use of genetic engineering techniques, an organism may be able to be genetically modified. Various organisms ranging from bacteria to food products have been genetically modified in the society.

GMF = Genetically Modified Food

The first genetically modified food began in 1994. Scientist genetically modified a tomato which didn't ripen so quickly after it was picked.

Any food can be genetically modified through genetic engineering. Three foods that have been genetically engineered are corn, soy, and canola.

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