Genetic Engineering Internet Search Exercise

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Dec 11, 2012 (4 years and 8 months ago)

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Genetic Engineering Internet Search


Names ______________________________________________________________

With a partner use the internet to answer these questions


about Genetic Engineering.


1.

Define “biotechnology”








2.

What are genetically engineered (
GE) foods?









3.

What foods are currently available to the consumer that are genetically
modified?








4.

What genetically modified foods may be available in the near future?








5.

What companies currently produce foods that are genetically modified?







6.

What are the potential benefits of GE foods?










7.

What are some of the potential risks of GE foods?









8.

What governmental laws or agencies
are

associated with GE foods? How?










9.

What information should consumer have about GE foods? Why?