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Genetic

A vendor picks up corn at her stall in a market in Beijing. China has approved genetically modified strains of corn and rice. (Eter Parks/AFP/Getty Images)

Genetically Engineered Food Foes Promote ‘Bill Of Rights’ For Seeds

A local artist joined city officials in Brisbane Wednesday evening to introduce an art exhibit and “Bill of Rights for Seeds” in an effort to bring attention to the proliferation of genetically engineered food and people’s rights to define their own food systems.

03/20/2014

(CBS)

Palo Alto Boy Pulled From School Due To Cystic Fibrosis Gene

A Palo Alto 11-year-old has been ordered to transfer to another school because he carries the genetic mutations for cystic fibrosis.

10/18/2012

(Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Parents Question Access To Mandatory Baby Blood Test

Every baby born in the U.S. is supposed to have it – A blood test that screens for genetic diseases.

KPIX 5–10/28/2010