21 September 2012
On book: GMO. No Danger.
Monsanto, the fertilizer and biotechnology giant, insists its genetically modified products, including maize MON 810, which is authorised in Europe, are safe for humans. But a study conducted on rats for 2 years by a team of French researchers on Monsanto NK 603 corn revealed an abnormally high tumour and death rate. Monsanto's own in house studies, howeevr, do not exceed three months.