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Biotech plays important role in promoting, protecting Hawaii food

By Bruce Chassy

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, May 02, 2013

~~<p>As I prepared for a recent trip to Hawaii, I went online to read in newspapers like the Star-Advertiser and in various social media outlets what, if anything, people there were saying about the &quot;GMO debate.&quot;</p>
<p>As a public sector researcher and educator for more than 40 years, I have focused on food safety and nutrition. In recent years, the gap between the science and facts about GMO (genetically modified organism) foods and what is said about them in the &quot;GMO drama&quot; presented to the public has amazed me.</p>
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As I prepared for a recent trip to Hawaii, I went online to read in newspapers like the Star-Advertiser and in various social media outlets what, if anything, people there were saying about the "GMO debate."

As a public sector researcher and educator for more than 40 years, I have focused on food safety and nutrition. In recent years, the gap between the science and facts about GMO (genetically modified organism) foods and what is said about them in the "GMO drama" presented to the public has amazed me. Login for more...



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