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Community Manager

Moderator for GMOAnswers.com

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The GMO Answers Community Manager is the website moderator who helps answer your questions by linking to resources on GMO Answers and other online content which addresses GMOs and biotechnology. The Community Manager also ensures the dialogue among the community members remains constructive and respective of all viewpoints. If you have questions about how the community is managed, please visit our house rules, http://gmoanswers.com/house-rules.

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Q: Do a lot of common medicines include GMOs? Can you name them?

Answered By Community Manager - Jul 30, 2013

A: GMO Answers addresses inquiries related to GMOs in agriculture―not questions related to other fields, including biotechnology in medicine. We invite you to repost a question that specifically addresses GMOs and agriculture. For more information about how this conversation is moderated, click here. [...]

GMO Basics How GMOs Are Made Modern Agriculture

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Q: Who are all of the members and partners of GMO Answers? Why is this information not listed in an easily accessible page on your website?

Answered By Community Manager - Jul 30, 2013

A: Thank you for your question. GMO Answers is funded by the members of the Council for Biotechnology Information, which includes BASF, Bayer, Dow AgroSciences, DuPont, Monsanto Company and Syngenta. Our members are dedicated to the responsible development and application of plant biotechnology. More information is available in the About GMO Answers section of the website. Supporting partners are organizations, companies and others who are committed to the five core principles of GMO Answers and have added their support to this initiative. To date, those partners include the Ameri [...]

How GMOs Are Made

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Q: What fruits and vegetables have NOT been made into GMO yet?

Answered By Community Manager - Jul 30, 2013

A: Thank you for your question. There are currently eight crops commercially available from GM seeds in the United States: corn (field and sweet), soybeans, cotton, canola, alfalfa, sugar beets, papaya and squash. More information about today’s GM crops and their genetic traits is available in the Explore the Basics section of this website. [...]

GMO Basics

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Q: Were any fees paid to Fortune for their recent publishing of Nina Easton's opinion piece which strongly supported genetically modified foods? Her argument, by the way, is disproven here: http://www.floatingpath.com/2013/06/11/why-nina-easton-is-dead-wrong

Answered By Community Manager - Jul 30, 2013

A: GMO Answers addresses inquiries related to GMOs and agriculture. We do not have any background information on this article and cannot provide an accurate response to your question. We invite you to repost a question that specifically addresses GMOs. For more information about how this conversation is moderated, click here. [...]

GMO Basics How GMOs Are Made