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TODAY “Pandora’s Picnic Basket” by Dr. Alan McHughen

TODAY “Pandora’s Picnic Basket” by Dr. Alan McHughen

TODAY “Pandora’s Picnic Basket” by Dr. Alan McHughen

  Alan McHughen, Professor of Botany and Plant Sciences, will speak on his book Pandora’s Picnic Basket: The Potential and Hazards of Genetically Modified Foods (Oxford University Press, 2000). A molecular geneticist, public sector educator, scientist and consumer advocate, McHughen has helped develop U.S. and Canadian regulations covering the environmental release of plants with novel traits. He also served on recent National Academy of Science and Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development panels investigating the environmental and health effects of genetically modified organisms.


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