Genetically modified organism

Nutrasource announces receipt of patent for IGEN program

Image courtesy of Nutrasource. Guelph, ON—Nutrasource has announced the receipt of a USTPO (United States Patent and Trademark Office) on “Methods for the detection of genetically modified organisms” for the IGEN certification program. The International Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) Assessment and Notification Program verifies label claims for the presence of …

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What are GMOs and are they safe?

GMOs are foods into which genetic material from another organism has been inserted. So far, research has shown that GMOs are safe to eat and do not cause illness or allergies. Common GMO foods in the United States include corn, soybeans, potatoes, and apples. Visit Insider’s Health Reference Library for …

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