Golden Rice Study Violated Ethical Rules, Tufts Says
"Tufts University announced Tuesday that one of its researchers broke ethical rules while carrying out a study of genetically modified "golden rice" in China.
According to the Tufts report, the scientific conclusions of the study remain valid. The researchers had found that a single bowl of this rice can supply more than half of a child’s daily vitamin A requirement — the most convincing evidence so far that golden rice can, in fact, be a useful tool in fighting malnutrition. 
But when the study was published last year, anti-biotech campaigners at Greenpeace China immediately called it a scandal, accusing the research team, led by Tufts’ Guangwen Tang, of feeding children a “potentially dangerous product” without informing their parents of exactly what the children were eating.”
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    Anti-GMO bullshittery is to the Left what climate change and evolution denial are to the Right. Fear-mongering based...
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    Greenpeace siempre diciendo babosadas de los transgénicos, muchos son súper buenos ayudan como este caso del golden rice...
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