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Fish Oil Could (One Day) Come From Plants. In a field in the English countryside, a new source of fish oil is growing. Rothamsted Research in Hertfordshire, U.K., recently began a field trial of camelina flax (Camelina sativa ) plants genetically modified to produce long chain omega-3 fatty acids -the primary component of "fish oil."

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Dr. Sears Comments:

Dr. Barry Sears

I would be very careful of unintended consequences of such plant genetics.

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