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The debate over the hormone heated up last month after Consumers Union, publisher of Consumer Reports magazine, issued a report calling on the Food and Drug Administration "to halt the sale of milk from cows being treated experimentally with synthetic bovine growth hormone while the agency reevaluates its 1985 decision that the milk is safe.
Association of genetic variants of bovine growth hormone with milk production traits in Holstein cattle.
Immediately suspend the approval of the new animal drug application for Posilac[R]--recombinant bovine growth hormone (rBGH);
Are saccharin, formaldehyde insulation, pesticides, PCBs and bovine growth hormone perfectly safe?
On March 11, the Agriculture and Forestry Committee of the Canadian Senate released its interim report on the controversial genetically engineered bovine growth hormone produced by Monsanto called rBST.
The technique in question is the use of bovine growth hormone, or somatotropin, to boost milk production in dairy cows.
Milk from cows treated with recombinant bovine growth hormone (rBGH) produced by Monsanto and Eli-Lily & Co.
But there's nothing amusing about increasing evidence of much higher rates of breast and prostate cancers in people who have elevated levels of Insulin-Like Growth-Factor 1 (IGF-1),the hormone that in creases milk production in cows treated with recombinant Bovine Growth Hormone (rBGH).
The spotlight is once again on bovine growth hormone (BHG), specifically rBST - Monsanto Corporation's genetically-engineered "management tool" for milk production.
Co-op America's Elizabeth Elliott McGevern emphasizes "the importance of individual inspiration in deciding what are the most crucial issues." When pressed, McGevern lists actions against Monsanto for its Bovine Growth Hormone (rBGH), the long-term boycott against California table grapes for pesticide use, and Rainforest Action Network's (RAN) work against companies destroying the rainforest.
Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) most basic conclusions about bovine growth hormone (BGH), a consumer's group is calling on the FDA to pull the hormone off the market.
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