GM cotton genes found in wild species

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Contamination au coton transgénique au Mexique

Travail du coton au Burkina-Faso © AFP PHOTO / GEORGES GOBET

Genetically modified (GM) cotton genes have been found in wild populations for the first time, making it the third plant species — after Brassica and bentgrass — in which transgenes have established in the wild.

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