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Food: Genetic Salmon #980766

NBC Evening News for Monday, Sep 20, 2010
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Washington: Tom Costello) The controversy over genetically engineered salmon as food featured; Aquabounty video and scenes of a protest against “Frankenfish” shown; details given about Ben and Jerry’s Something Fishy campaign. [Aquabounty CEO Ron STOTISH†- says appearance, taste, texture and biology are the same.] [Ben and Jerry’s CEO Jostein SOLHEIM†- says soon it will be a genetically engineered pig and chicken.] [At a Washington, DC fish market, consumers Marina TAMARINA†, Keith COMBS†- react.] [Consumers Union Michael HANSEN†- says there could be an allergy problem.]

Williams, Brian;
Costello, Tom

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