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Liz explains the basics of genetic modification

Duration: 01:53

GM is a headline-grabbing subject, but what does it actually mean? Liz uses Hawaiian papaya fruit to reveal how the genes from one organism can be used to modify another organism.

Available since: Mon 18 Apr 2011


Liz Bonnin
Series Producer
Paul King
Series Editor
Dermot Caulfield

This clip is from

Bang Goes the Theory Series 4, Episode 6

6/8 Liz looks at the controversial science of genetically modified crops in Hawaii.

First broadcast: 18 Apr 2011

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