News

In brief

BMJ 2012; 345 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.e6238 (Published 19 September 2012) Cite this as: BMJ 2012;345:e6238

China investigates whether GM rice was tested on children: China’s health ministry has ordered an investigation into allegations by the environmental group Greenpeace that children were used in tests of genetically modified rice in a 2008 Sino-US research study, state media report. The rice was modified to be rich in β carotene, and the study looked at vitamin A levels in children who were fed the modified rice.

Support for people with mental health problems needs to be better: A survey by England’s Care …

View Full Text

Sign in

Log in through your institution

Free trial

Register for a free trial to thebmj.com to receive unlimited access to all content on thebmj.com for 14 days.
Sign up for a free trial

Subscribe