News Summary March 11, 2019
Today's Main Story: FDA Allows AquaBounty GM Salmon to go on Sale in US
On Friday, the FDA lifted an import restriction that prohibited AquaBounty from bringing genetically engineered salmon eggs into the US. As a result, AquaBounty will now stock their Indiana grow out facility, and have regulatory approval to sell the genetically modified fish. The FDA says that the labeling law Congress enacted, which allows such items as just a bar code, is sufficient consumer labeling to allow the project to go ahead. In 2015 FDA found no health of safety issues with AquaBounty Salmon ...
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