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FDA Moves Closer to Approval of Salmon Frankenfish

July 15, 2010
NaturalNews.com
7/14/2010

The Food and Drug Administration appears to be close to approving the first genetically engineered animal for human consumption: salmon with cross species genes and an “always on” hormone switch that enable them to grow twice as fast. A large number of critics voiced concerns about the safety of bio-engineered salmon for consumers as well as wild salmon and about the concern that approval will open the floodgates to a tide of other engineered animals.

Hearings on the safety of the new salmon may come as early as this fall. The FDA confirmed it was reviewing the salmon but, citing confidentiality rules, would not comment further.

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