Scientists: New GMO wheat may 'silence' vital human genes (VIDEO)Submitted by emalvini on Thu, 10/25/2012 - 13:09
Scientists: New GMO wheat may 'silence' vital human genes (VIDEO)
By Elliott Freeman
Oct 9, 2012 in Health
Australian scientists are expressing grave concerns over a new type of genetically engineered wheat that may cause major health problems for people that consume it.
University of Canterbury Professor Jack Heinemann announced the results of his genetic research into the wheat, a type developed by Australia's Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), at a press conference last month.