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Food Labeling Issue Tops State Ballot Questions

Science  26 Oct 2012:
Vol. 338, Issue 6106, pp. 464
DOI: 10.1126/science.338.6106.464

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An attempt in California to require the labeling of food containing genetically modified material has rekindled a long-running debate about its safety. It has also angered many scientists, who say that such foods pose no danger to the public.