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Genetically engineered tomato. Conceptual image representing the genetic modification (GM) of food, showing a tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum) being injected with a syringe. GM organisms have their DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid) altered. DNA is the inherited cellular material that controls the development and functioning of living organisms. Traits such as resistance to disease & herbicides are introduced to increase productivity.
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