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Pan hit with $17M bill

Pan hit with $17M bill

The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has given the company at the centre of Australia's largest ever drug recall a bill for more than $17 million.Pan Pharmaceuticals went into voluntary admi... More...

MAF invites public comment

MAF Biosecurity Authority has developed draft import health standards for the importation of bovine semen and bovine embryos from the European Union, which are now available for public consultation.... More...

Genetic imports from UK to resume

The first UK cattle genetic exports to be sent here for several years are about to arrive after imports were halted in the mid 90s.The combined effects of BSE or madcow and foot and mouth diseases... More...

OGTR issues licence for GM carnation

Decision on issuing a licence for application DIR 030/2002 The Gene Technology Regulator (the Regulator) has made a decision to issue a licence in respect of Florigene Ltd’s application ... More...

OGTR issues licence for GM papaya

Decision on issuing a licence for application DIR 026/2002 The Gene Technology Regulator (the Regulator) has made a decision to issue a licence in respect of the University of Queensland... More...

Sudan reviewing GM food policy

The Sudanese government has guaranteed the World Food Programme (WFP) that all food deliveries will be permitted to enter the country for the next six months, while it conducts a review of its policy ... More...

Crop & Food Research Acknowledgement

The overwhelming support Crop & Food Research has received following the tragic loss of seven staff members in an air accident on Friday 6 June is deeply appreciated, said Board chairman, Richard Bent... More...

But scientists are the ones who said.....

Those who promote an anti-modern agenda have a number of glib retorts that often carry the crowd in a debate — even when they don't have the facts on their side. Some of these retorts are repeated so ... More...

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