What are GMO

Mostly people think GMO as some bad thing or dangerous.

What are GMO?

Genetically Modified Organisms or GMO are living beings that contains genetic materials from another living creature to attain a specific character or trait.

BT maize has been created for improved crop production and resistance against pests and herbs.

Significane of GMO

Mostly GMO are created for improve yield of crop and resistance against pathogenic organisms, herbs and pests. Apart from that GMO are also used to fight the environmental problems by phyto remidiation and bioremidiation.

GMO can help us in fighting diseases and producing the drugs on commercial scale e.g Insulin production.

But there should be extensive research and follow biosafety guidelines to introduce GMO into area.


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