How are the current GMO traits selected different than from the past? Do you think this is more controlled or less controlled, and why?
Genetically-modified organisms, or GMOs, are organisms that have had their genomes modified in a way usually to increase the nutritional benefit or some other property that increases their value to human consumers.
Answer and Explanation: 1
In most modern GMOs, the actual scale to which the genes that are modified are now modified has increased. While before, GMOs may have been selecting...
See full answer below.
Become a member and unlock all Study Answers
Try it risk-free for 30 daysTry it risk-free
Ask a question
Our experts can answer your tough homework and study questions.Ask a question Ask a question
Learn more about this topic:
fromChapter 8 / Lesson 11
Golden rice is genetically modified rice that has been enhanced with vitamin A to improve its nutritional content. Learn about what GMOs are, why golden rice is important, how it is made, and the controversy surrounding GMOs and golden rice.