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Gmos

  1. 1. Genetic Engineering and Cloning<br />BY<br />Mason, Jared and DREW <br />
  2. 2. Concept Map<br />Geography<br />5 Essential Q’s<br />GMOs<br />Bibliography<br />Current Events<br />Genetic Engineering & Cloning<br />Organizations<br />5<br />Essential <br />A’s<br />Effects<br />History<br />
  3. 3. 5 Essential Questions <br />?<br />Are GMOs safe?<br />How successful has cloning been?<br />What are some of the major cloning companies in America?<br />Who is the largest GMO producer?<br />Are there laws banning GMOs? <br />?<br />?<br />
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  6. 6. GMOs<br />Changing the genes<br />Very common in America<br />First put on markets in 1990s<br />Some think good, some bad<br />No known long term health affects<br />Some severe short term ones<br />In most of all corn and soybean crops<br />
  7. 7. Sugar beets <br />Tomatoes<br />Salmon<br />Alfalfa<br />Current Events<br />
  8. 8. Frankenfish<br />GM salmon<br />First of its kind<br />Not animal, animal drug<br />Cross of Chinook salmon and eel-like ocean pout <br />Grows twice as fast<br />
  9. 9. Alfalfa<br />Roundup ready<br />Made by Monsanto<br />Allowing more roundup to be sprayed<br />1% of all alfalfa is organic<br />
  10. 10. Tomatoes<br />Zachary B. Lippman<br />Yield multiplies by 1.5<br />Gets sweeter<br />
  11. 11. Sugar beets<br />Court<br />Easier to control weeds<br />Suspended<br />Could cause a shortage<br />Farmers don’t know what to do, cant by seeds<br />
  12. 12. Monsanto, Syngenta, Advanced Cell Technology(ACT)<br />Organizations <br />
  13. 13. Monsanto<br />Founder/President<br />Herbicide Glyphosate<br />Genetically engineered (GE) seed<br />Fun Fact:<br />Monsanto was voted the most evil company in the world, by natural news, it got 51% of the votes, beating BP, Wal-Mart, McDonalds!<br />
  14. 14. Contributions<br /><ul><li>WULC
  15. 15. Better Yield
  16. 16. SmartStax™
  17. 17. Roundup Ready Corn 2®</li></li></ul><li>Monsanto<br />Pledge<br />Integrity<br />Dialogue <br />Transparency<br />Sharing<br /><ul><li>Benefits
  18. 18. Respect
  19. 19. Act as Owners to Achieve Results
  20. 20. Create a Great Place to Work</li></li></ul><li>Syngenta<br />Chairmen/ CEO<br />Seeds and Pesticides<br />Crop Protection, and Seed<br />
  21. 21. Movements <br />Donation to Haiti – Monsanto <br />Illegal planting – Syngenta<br />
  22. 22. Contributions<br />Avicta® Complete Cotton<br />ALTO® <br />CRUISER®<br />
  23. 23. Syngenta Philosophy <br />Foundation for sustainable agriculture<br />
  24. 24. Dolly The Sheep<br />First<br />Life<br />Death<br />
  25. 25. ACT<br />CEO/Chairman<br />Clones<br />Embryonic Stem Cells<br />
  26. 26. Contributions<br />Stem Cell Research<br />Cloning<br />
  27. 27. Cyagra<br />CEO<br />Cloning<br />Sells <br />
  28. 28. Contributions<br />Sell cloning<br />Cell bank<br />Top contributor <br />
  29. 29. Expect more<br /> Goals<br /> Fears<br /> Hope<br />Future<br />
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  34. 34. HistoryofGMOs<br />
  35. 35. 1900s<br />
  36. 36. 1973<br />
  37. 37. 1982<br />
  38. 38. 1992<br />
  39. 39. 1992<br />
  40. 40. 2000<br />
  41. 41. History of cloning<br />
  42. 42. 1902<br />
  43. 43. 1963<br />
  44. 44. 1996<br />
  45. 45. 2005<br />
  46. 46. Effects on environment<br />Gene flow<br />Gene flow and GMO<br />How do GMO affect biodiversity?<br />
  47. 47. Effects on the people <br />Herbicides<br />Monsanto <br />
  48. 48. Effects on the economy <br />Economic factors effecting GMO’s<br />Economic concerns with GMO’s <br />
  49. 49. Essential answer #1 <br />Q. Are GMOs safe?<br />A. Although GMOs are very common in the American society they are very dangerous. Scientists have conducted a experiment on rats because there anatomy is similar to us humans and the rats had heart and organ failure. So are GMO’s safe? I have just answered no they are not.<br />
  50. 50. Essential answer #2<br />Q. How successful has cloning been?<br />A. Some animals have been successfully cloned, such as Dolly the sheep, and an endangered species of ox<br />
  51. 51. Essential answer #3<br />Q. What are some of the major cloning companies in America?<br />A. Cyagra, and Advanced Cell Technology are some companies that are researching cloning.<br />
  52. 52. Q. Who is the largest GMO producer?<br />A. Monsanto is the largest GMO producer.<br />Essential answer #4<br />
  53. 53. Essential answer #5 <br />Q. Are there any laws banning GMOs?<br />A. Yes there are some, in other countries and in America, as in my maps.<br />
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  56. 56. Bibliography (Internet)<br />http://www.nytimes.com/2011/01/28/business/28alfalfa.html?ref=geneticallymodifiedfood<br />http://topics.nytimes.com/top/reference/timestopics/subjects/g/genetically_modified_food/index.html?scp=3&sq=gmo&st=cse<br />http://www.globalhealingcenter.com/genetically-modified-foods.html<br />http://www.csa.com/discoveryguides/gmfood/overview.php<br />http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Genetically_modified_organism<br />http://biotech.about.com/od/faq/f/GMOs.htm<br />http://www.gmo-compass.org/eng/home/<br />http://www.ornl.gov/sci/techresources/Human_Genome/elsi/gmfood.shtml<br />
  57. 57. Farm lady we talked to<br />Genetically Modified Foods: Debating Biotechnology Written By: Michael Ruse<br />Market development for genetically modified foods Written By: Robert Evenson<br />Bibliography (Other)<br />
  58. 58. THE END!<br />

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