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Monsanto Just Got Access to the World’s Most Powerful Gene-Editing Tool

Agriculture company Monsanto has acquired a non-exclusive global licensing agreement from MIT’s Broad Institute and Harvard to use the CRISPR/Cas9 gene-editing system. The firm will use it to design and grow new seeds and plants, but there are key restrictions on its use to prevent Monsanto from abusing this revolutionary new technology. Read More >>

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Take a Virtual Tour of Disneyland’s 1960s Monsanto House of the Future

The Monsanto House of the Future sat in the heart of Disneyland for a decade, giving people a peek at the homes of tomorrow. The house was built in 1957 and torn down in 1967. But now people of the 21st century can get their very own walk-through, even if it’s just on YouTube. Read More >>

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Monsanto Weedkiller and GM Maize Linked to Tumour Risk

A new study suggests that the world's best-selling weedkiller and the GM maize resistant to it are linked to increased risk of tumour growth, multiple organ damage and premature death. Read More >>