A recent study showed that genetically modified salmon can produce hybrids with brown trout, a closely related species. The study also showed that the GM hybrids were even more dominant in the natural ecosystem than their GM parents.
Genetically modified salmon could be on store shelves sooner than expected. While the FDA hasn’t approved the GM salmon, they have ruled that the fish is not unsafe and poses no environmental risks.
Genetically modified organism (GMO) proponents constantly proclaim that GMOs will help feed the hungry and solve world hunger. This is one supposed benefit of genetically modified (GM) salmon as well. [ … ]