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Healthy Life: CONTROVERSIAL STUDY SUGGESTS MODIFIED CORN IS UNSAFE


 

Controversial Study Suggests Modified Corn Is Unsafe

Genetically modified (GM) crops are widely grown and consumed in the US, but a controversial new study is raising questions about their safety. Researchers claim that rats fed a type of GM corn that is resistant to the popular weedkiller Roundup or given Roundup-tainted water developed tumors, suffered organ damage, and died earlier than those on a standard diet. Experts, however, are wary of the findings, noting that the study authors failed to publish key details, such as how much the rats were fed and what their growth rates were, and utilized unconventional statistical methods to analyze the dataMore… Discuss