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Genetic Engineering and Its Dangers

Compiled by Dr Ron Epstein

Philosophy Department

San Francisco State University

San Francisco, CA 94132 USA

Please send all correspondence, including suggestions and corrections, to: namofo@pacific.net.

ESSAYS ON GENETICALLY ENGINEERED FOOD


"Genetically Engineered Food: A Serious Health Risk" by Richard Wolfson, Ph.D.

"Genetically Engineered Food--A Serious Health Risk" by John B. Fagan, Ph.D.

"Recipe for Disaster" by Joel Bleifuss

"The Dangers of Genetically Engineered Foods" (Mothers for Natural Law)

"Genetic Engineering of Food Can Spread Serious Allergies" (New York Times, March 14, 1996 )

"Ralph Nader on Genetically Engineered Food" David Frost Special (PBS )

"How to Shop to Avoid Genetically Engineered Foods" by Judy Kew

"A Feast for the Future (Transgenic Food)" by Brian Kaestner

"Why You Should Be Concerned About Genetically Engineered Food" by Ron Epstein, PhD

"Why Genetically Engineered Food Should Be Labeled" by Ron Epstein, PhD

"Assessing the Safety and Nutritional Quality of Genetically Engineered Foods" by John B. Fagan, Ph.D.

"A Science-Based, Precautionary Approach to the Labeling of Genetically Engineered Foods" by John B. Fagan, Ph.D.

"Why Labeling of Genetically Modified Organisms is Pointless"


MORE INFORMATION ON GENETICALLY ENGINEERED FOOD

Genetically Engineered Foods Coming to the Market

US FDA/Center for Food Safety & Applied Nutrition: Biotechnology

USDA Biotechnology Information Center


ESSAYS ABOUT OTHER PROBLEMS WITH GENETIC ENGINEERING

"What's Wrong with Genetic Engineering?" by the Pure Food Campaign

"Transgenic Transgression of Species Integrity and Species Boundaries" by Mae-Wan Ho, Ph.D.

A SUMMARY OF DEVELOPMENTS IN GENETIC ENGINEERING: From BIOINFO: an Agricultural Biotechnology Monitor

"BODY AND SOUL: The Price of Biotech (Part One)" by Philip L. Bereano

"Patent Pending: THE RACE TO OWN DNA (Part Two)" by Philip L. Bereano

"Bioprospecting or Biopiracy? The Hunt for Genetic Riches in the Developing World" Utne Reader

"Transplantation Through a Glass Darkly" by James Lindemann Nelson


INTERNET LINKS

Pure Food Campaign

Council for Responsible Genetics

Dangers of rBGH Milk

Religious Alliance for Bio-Integrity

Mothers for Natural Law

Center for Bioethics: Ethics and Genetics Online Discussion


E-MAIL ADDRESSES OF ORGANIZATIONS AND NEWSLETTERS

Pure Food Campaign <purefood@aol.com>

Council for Responsible Genetics <crg@essential.org>

"Ban Genetically Engineered Foods Digest": Ban-GEF@lists.txinfinet.com

Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy's "IP/Biodiversity News": <iatp@igc.apc.org>

"The Gene Exchange": <jrissler@ucsusa.org>