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Debating the GM Crops Efficacy

Modern technology with its use of genetic engineering, whereby DNA molecules from different organisms (rDNA) can be combined, is emerging as a potential tool in agriculture. The plant's varieties that are being developed through this technique are popularly known as genetically engineered (GE), genetically modified (GM) or transgenic crops.  Although genetic modification of plants through conventional selection and breeding is an age old practice, the GM crops techniques are more precise and genes can be transferred to microorganisms and plants—a...

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