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[4 Feb 2014 | No Comment | | by naftab]
Labeling issues of Genetically Modified Food

Living organisms, from viruses to humans, contain a unique set of instruction (genome) made up of DNA & proteins. The instruction which set down the ways these organisms develop, grow and live are called genes found on the DNA molecules. Simple organisms like bacteria have few thousand genes, however higher organism may have many more genes e.g., the maize have around 50,000 genes in its genome.
Genetic Engineering or recombinant DNA technology is a set of techniques to cut and remove the DNA containing desired gene(s) and to be inserted into …