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Why I say no to GM foods

June 13, 2014

Nucleic acid invaders in food confirmed

Even if you don’t understand much about genetics (a particular interest of mine), the conclusion to this article is chilling:

Nucleic acids (both DNA and RNA) from food can resist digestion in the human gut and enter the circulatory system, with the potential of being taken up by cells to influence gene expression and/or become incorporated into the cell’s genome. This underscores the hazards of GM and other unknown nucleic acids introduced into the human food chain by GMOs.