Archive for July 26th, 2007

World Needs GM Food

Genetic modification (GM) has come a long way since it first came out with the first genetically engineered human insulin in 1982 and the first GM tomato sometime during 1994. Right now, not only is the technology used primarily in agriculture to create better food crops. Genetic modification and biotechnology in general are already being applied in other fields such as pharmaceuticals. But it is primarily on the food sector that genetic modification has so far been able to gain a substantial fo…