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Genetic Modification In Farming

A genetically modified organism (GMO) is a type of organism in whose case the genetic material is altered by the use of genetic engineering methods. The proper meaning of a genetically modified organism and what makes up genetic engineering…

Polio! Let’s Stop It

Since the launch of the Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI) in 1988 the global incidence of poliomyelitis has fallen by nearly 99 %. From a situation where wild type polio virus was endemic in 125 countries across five continents,…