AquaAdvantage Salmon

By Katherine Matos
In Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
Sep 21st, 2010
The FDA is currently reviewing safety and labeling considerations surrounding what could be the first genetically-modified animal-based food.  Aqua Bounty Technologies, Inc. (“ABT”) of Waltham, Mass. requested FDA to introduce “AquAdvantage Salmon” in U.S. food markets. AquAdvantage Salmon are produced by introduction of an anti-freeze gene of a...