Bioengineered Salmon

Bioengineered Salmon

A Canadian company wants to sell salmon in the U.S. that has been genetically altered to grow twice as fast as normal salmon. A panel talks about how this proposal is making its way through the U.S. regulatory system, and why some fish...

A Canadian company wants to sell salmon in the U.S. that has been genetically altered to grow twice as fast as normal salmon. A panel talks about how this proposal is making its way through the U.S. regulatory system, and why some fish geneticists are worried about the salmon's environmental impact.

Guests

Eliott Entis

president of Aqua Bounty Farms and A/F Protein, Inc.

Dr. Tillman Benfey

professor of biology at the University of New Brunswick

Dr. Rebecca Goldburg

senior scientist at Environmental Defense

Dr. Eric Hallerman

associate professor of fisheries and wildlife at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

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