Genetically modified organism

Genetically modified organism

A genetically modified organism is an organism whose genetic material has been modified, especially by genetic engineering. There are types of rice that have been genetically modified for agricultural purposes. Rice plants can be modified in DNA to be herbicide resistant, resist pests, increase grain size, generate nutrients, flavours or even produce human proteins. This is a picture of a bag of rice


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by | August 16, 2012 · 1:05 pm

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