Posts made in May, 2016

5 big takeaways from the most thorough review of GMOs yet

Posted by on May 20, 2016 in Activities, News | 0 comments

            Updated by Brad Plumer on May 18, 2016, 10:50 a.m. ET @bradplumer brad@vox.com TWEET SHARE (2,451) + This week, the National Academies of Sciences released the most thorough review yetof genetically modified crops — a hulking 420-page report. It’s an independent look at all the research on GMOs to date, vetted for conflicts of interest. I’ll start with a quick, crude summary and then dive into the nuances of what the expert committee found....

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Philippine American Academy of Science and Engineering (PAASE): A Statement of Support for the Resumption of Research and Development and Field Testing of Bt Eggplant in the Philippines Under the New DOST-DA-DENR-DOH-DILG Joint Department Circular No. 1, Series of 2016

Posted by on May 17, 2016 in Activities, News | 0 comments

            A Statement of Support for the Resumption of Research and Development and Field Testing of Bt Eggplant in the Philippines Under the New DOST-DA-DENR-DOH-DILG Joint Department Circular No. 1, Series of 2016   The Philippine American Academy of Science and Engineering (PAASE)1 expresses its strong support for the prompt resumption and continuation of research and development and field testing of Bt eggplant (or Bt talong) in the Philippines under...

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Park vows to boost economic momentum via R&D

Posted by on May 5, 2016 in Activities, News | 0 comments

              Updated: 2016-04-21 Government advised to nurture more than 100 biotechnology companies President Park Geun-hye has pledged that the Korean government would make the utmost efforts to keep the nation’s economy strong by beefing up research and development in the information and communications technology and biotechnology sectors. “The government’s creative economy based on development of science technology and ICT is the one-and-only economic...

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