ISIS Report, 11 March 2002
A critique of the new Royal Society Report, Genetically Modified Plants for Food Use and Human Health An Update, produced for ISIS by Dr. Sean Lawler is available on ISIS Members website. The Executive Summary is reproduced below.
The Royal Society Report (www.royalsoc.ac.uk/policy/index.html) recommends several changes to current GM food safety regulations:
- characteristics used in substantial equivalence assessments should be specified;