Debating the ethics of the Séralini retraction gives us opportunities to elucidates just what it means to ‘ask questions’ and critically think about industry influence and conflicts of interest.
GUEST AUTHOR: Iida Ruishalme
In my series 17 Questions about Glyphosate, question 2. looks at glyphosate and health effects, and also at what role surfactants might play in some of the results. *Added: Information about glyphosate breakdown product AMPA, and a section on endocrine disruptor claims and Seralini, et al. Question 3. looks at the colourful claims computer scientist Stephanie Seneff has produced by running samples of the scientific literature through her computer algorithms.
GUEST AUTHOR: Alma Glenn Laney
There has been quite a lot of talk about the latest paper from Seralini’s group that claims that there are substantial metabolome differences between genetically engineered corn and non-GE corn