Genetically Modified Organisms http://wwno.org en Genetically Modified Organisms Split Genes, and Opinions http://wwno.org/post/genetically-modified-organisms-split-genes-and-opinions <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Fact: two-thirds of the processed foods sold in the U.S. contain ingredients from </span>GMOs… but<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> what exactly</span><em style="line-height: 1.5;"> is</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> a </span>GMO<span style="line-height: 1.5;">?</span></p><p>GMO<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;stands for "genetically modified organism", and is the result of a lab process where genes from the DNA of one species are extracted and artificially forced into the genes of an unrelated plant or animal. These foreign genes come from bacteria, viruses, insects, animals and even humans — seriously.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Fri, 05 Apr 2013 20:12:21 +0000 Christal White 32620 at http://wwno.org