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English Archive: 2011

(Selected articles from Bio Journal in English)


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  • Prospectus of Citizens' Biotechnology Information Center


  • From Bio Journal - December 2011
    MAFF announces results of survey on GM rapeseed and soy volunteers
    Hokkaido University professors propose GM crop development to Hokkaido administration (Hokkaido Shinbun 2011/10/24)


  • From Bio Journal - November 2011
    Closeup: Towards unification of food labelling
    GMO crop approvals for September 2011


  • From Bio Journal - October 2011
    Consumer Affairs Agency approves GM papaya
    Consumer Affairs Agency Investigative Commission to begin work on unifying food labeling laws


  • From Bio Journal - September 2011
    Safety assessment of GM crops to be streamlined
    National Institute of Agrobiological Sciences refuses to release information on incident contravening Cartagena laws
    Hay fever alleviating rice to undergo outdoor trials
    GMO crop approvals for June 2011


  • From Bio Journal - August 2011
    GM canola volunteers spread


  • From Bio Journal - July 2011
    Cultivation trials of GM rapeseed by Monsanto Japan
    Japanese government signs the Nagoya Protocol on biodiversity
    Simplification of the biodiversity impact assessment
    GMO crop approvals for April/May 2011


  • From Bio Journal - June 2011
    Citizens submit petition demanding suspension of Miyazaki University GM cotton trials
    GM companies submit an eopinionf on cultivation trials to Miyazaki Prefecture (Biotech Information Dissemination Association 2011/04/12)
    Closeup: GM papaya distributed domestically


  • From Bio Journal - May 2011
    Hokkaido University and others develop a GM Japanese silver grass (Bitek Joho Fukyu Kai 2011/03/03)
    National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) develops a pharm strawberry (Inoprex 2011/02/03)
    Monsanto Japan backs up activities of a GMO promotion organization (Nihon Monsanto 2011/03/04)
    GMO Approvals for March 2011/05/04


  • From Bio Journal - April 2011
    Trend: Non-approved GM papaya being distributed in Okinawa and Miyazaki
    The end of cloned livestock development?
    GM crop approvals for February 2011


  • From Bio Journal - March 2011
    GM crop approvals for December 2010


  • From Bio Journal - February 2011
    [No Japanese news this month]


  • From Bio Journal - January 2011
    GM crop approvals for November 2010
    Closeup: IAASTD evaluation of GM crops






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