Sunday, April 2, 2017

When GMO Plants Escape


This week's Talking Biotech Podcast is an interview with Dr. Paul Vincelli and Dr. Carol Mallory-Smith from Oregon State University.  Dr. Mallory-Smith has studied gene flow in grasses, and has charted the movement of transgenic creeping bentgrass genes in wild populations. 

This is an important story to know, as it frames an important risk in the cultivation of transgenic crops.