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The Atlantic. “The Very Real Danger of Genetically Modified Foods” Explosive New Research on microRNA

Explosive must-read Atlantic article on new research which “provides the first example of ingested plant microRNA surviving digestion and influencing human cell function…The Chinese RNA study threatens to blast a major hole in Monsanto’s claim. It means that DNA can code for microRNA, which can, in fact, be hazardous…Monsanto’s claim that human toxicology tests are unwarranted is based on the doctrine of ‘substantial equivalence’…substantial equivalence ‘a pseudo-scientific concept’ that is ‘inherently anti-scientific because it was created primarily to provide an excuse for not requiring biochemical or toxicological tests.'”

The Atlantic. “The Very Real Danger of Genetically Modified Foods” Explosive New Research on microRNA