Monthly Archives: July, 2009

Protect Biodiversity in Nagoya


Protect biodiversity from living modified organisms at MOP5 in Nagoya! Read updates here: Nagoya 2010 Japan Citizens’ Network for Planet Diversity (JCNPD) is a nationwide network for citizens who are working on protecting our food crop diversity from living modified … Read More

Posted July 29th, 2009 in Biodiversity

Cloning: The Real Problem In Japan


By Yasuaki Yamaura In April 2008, Japan’s Food Safety Commission (FSC) was asked by the Ministry of Health, Welfare and Labour to make an assessment of the safety of food from cloned animals. Somatic cell cloning has recently emerged as … Read More

Posted July 1st, 2009 in Biotechnology