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PPL Therapeutics Limited update

PPL Therapeutics Limited update

ERMA New Zealand has been informed that PPL Therapeutics is undertaking a managed reduction of their flock, particularly through reducing the number of older sheep and that this will be done in accord... More... http://www.lifesciencesnetwork.com/news-detail.asp?newsID=4320

Human gene carrying sheep to be killed

The Scottish biotech company behind the world's first cloned sheep has confirmed it will slaughter sheep carrying human genes in the Waikato. PPL Therapeutics, which shot to fame in 1996 after it ... More... http://www.lifesciencesnetwork.com/news-detail.asp?newsID=4319

ABC News poll - US consumers want GM labels

More than half of American adults surveyed said they would be less likely to buy a food product at the grocery store if it carried a label saying it contained gene-altered ingredients, according to an... More... http://www.lifesciencesnetwork.com/news-detail.asp?newsID=4318

Transgenic sheep slaughtered

With a team of vets monitoring their health 24 hours a day, security guards to protect their privacy and all the lush meadow they could eat, they were among the world's most pampered sheep. Until, tha... More... http://www.lifesciencesnetwork.com/news-detail.asp?newsID=4317

UK retailers won't move ahead of shoppers on GM

Britain's big four supermarkets have told the government of their continuing opposition to genetically-modified food. The chief executives of Tesco, Asda, Safeway and Sainsbury, were due to meet e... More... http://www.lifesciencesnetwork.com/news-detail.asp?newsID=4316

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