Archive for May 17th, 2007

GM Rice to Be Grown For Human Protein Production

Rice has been a staple food for many countries. That is why it is one of the most important crops that is extensively grown in many parts of the world. But genetic modification may provide another use for the rice staple other than being food for the world’s hungry. Growing GM Rice may someday help in the field of medicine. According to a news article found in the GMWatch.org website (http://www.gmwatch.org/archive2.asp?arcid=7887), the US government has given the approval to a biotech company t…