Purple tomato juice from Canadian GM crop heads for trial in UK


Fiancial Times

Published 24 January 2014

 Two thousand litres of purple tomato juice, pressed from genetically modified fruit grown in Canada, are heading for Britain to be tested for their health-promoting properties.

The tomatoes, developed by UK scientists at the John Innes Centre and Sainsbury Laboratory near Norwich, are the latest in a new generation of plants designed to take GM into consumer applications.

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