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Science Committee Hearing Examines the “Science of Zika”

From yellow fever, to dengue fever, to Nile Virus – humans are constantly under siege …

GMO Labels Won't Make Your Food Safer

As Congress returns to Washington, D.C. following Spring recess, the debate over GMO food labeling …

Transgenic Mosquito Ready to Join War on Zika Virus

A number of media outlets are reporting on the mosquito-borne Zika virus and how concern …

Hawaii is Ground Zero for Ag Innovation

Hawaii’s farmers have endured their share of challenges in recent years:  Without regard for the …

After Lengthy Delay, Science Prevails: FDA Approves GE Salmon

The animal biotechnology industry received some exiting [but long-overdue] news late last week when the …

Senate Hearing Stresses Confidence in the Safety, Regulation of GMOs

As the debate over GMO food labeling and the use of biotechnology in agriculture has …

FOIA Attacks Against Biotech Scientists Get Personal

Much has been written and discussed online about the relationships between independent researchers and industry …

Academics Weigh In on Journal Article: “GMOs, Herbicides, and Public Health”

An article published in the New England Journal of Medicine by biotech critics Philip Landrigan …

Watch-Out Tech Industry, Biotech is on the Rise in San Francisco

When thinking about the industries that make up San Francisco’s vibrant economy, biopharma is often …

Why We’re Scared of GMOs (According to Someone Who Has Studied Them Since the Start)

On the Washington Post’s Wonkblog, reporter Roberto Ferdman addresses the issue of perceptions about GMOs …