Glyphosate and Roundup: All Roads Lead to Cancer – New Study

by Sustainable Pulse - 17 February 2022

Glyphosate and Roundup lead to changes in gene regulatory microRNAs (miRNAs or miRs) linked with cancer, newly published data show. The analysis, of a type known as small RNA profiling, was conducted in liver tissue from rats exposed to glyphosate and Roundup MON 52276, an EU-approved formulation, over 90...

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Stressed Farmland Sees 63% Decline in Insect Numbers – Global Study

Insects are critical to the future of our planet. They help to keep pest species under control and break down dead material to release nutrients into the soil. Flying insects are also key pollinators of many major food crops, including fruits, spices and – importantly for chocolate lovers – cocoa. Source: Alliance For Science By Tim Newbold and Charlie Outhwaite Tim Newbold is a senior research...