Volume 95 Issue 46 | p. 15 | Concentrates
Issue Date: November 20, 2017

Large-scale study finds no glyphosate-cancer connection

Department: Government & Policy
Keywords: Pesticides, Environment, glyphosate, cancer

The latest data from a long-term study of the health of tens of thousands of people licensed to apply pesticides show no evidence of a link between exposure to the herbicide glyphosate and cancer (J. Natl. Cancer Inst. 2017, DOI: 10.1093/jnci/djx233). The data come at a critical time for Monsanto, maker of the widely used glyphosate-based herbicide Roundup. The company is being sued by . . .

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