Jun 16th, 2015
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Search on the Internet or in the Capella library and find an article about a specific genetically modified organism. Following is a short list of genetically modified items to get you started but you are welcome to choose topics outside of this list:
  • Corn.
  • Potato.
  • Soy.
  • Dairy.
  • Cotton.
  • Canola oil.
  • Papaya.
  • Sugar.
  • Animal feed.
  • Salmon.
  • Golden rice.
  • Squash.
  • Sugar beets.
  • Potato.
  • Insulin.
  • Vaccines.
  • Growth hormones-I want to use this one for my assignment
  • Follicle stimulating hormone.
  • Erythropoietin.

Read the article and write a summary of its contents and explain why you chose it. Include the following in your summary:

  • Identify the article you read, providing a reference citation in APA format.
  • Highlight the main points presented in the article. What message is the author trying to communicate?
  • Explain the gene of interest, name the organism into which it is inserted, and describe the intended result.
  • Discuss the pros and cons of this technology.
  • Discuss what other sources of information say about the same concepts presented in the article. Are there discrepancies between the information in the article and that from other sources?

 Category: Biology

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