Indian go-ahead for GM food crop

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Inde OGM aubergine

ETATS-UNIS, Herndon : des aubergines produites localement sur un stand du Herndon Farmer’s Market en Virginie le 30 juillet 2009 © AFP Photo/Paul J. Richards

Indian regulators have for the first time approved the introduction of a genetically-modified (GM) food crop.

The new variety of aubergine has been developed by one of India’s largest seed companies, Mahyco.

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