Switching Off Life – Novartis product development

Switching Off Life – Novartis product development – Brief Article

According to The Observer, Novartis the Swiss food giant has developed and patented a method for ‘switching off’ the immune system of plants, which could be applicable to almost every crop on Earth. Novartis claims that this kind of genetic modification will give farmers greater control over disease and boost production. Critics, unsurprisingly are outraged.

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