The website was set up by concerned citizens and scientists in response to the retraction from the Elsevier journal Food and Chemical Toxicology of the study by Professor Gilles-Eric Séralini and colleagues, "Long term toxicity of a Roundup herbicide and a Roundup-tolerant genetically modified maize".

The immediate aim of the website is to demand the reinstatement of the Séralini study. The wider aim is to draw attention to the problem of suppression of scientific findings in this case and in any future cases that come to our notice. 

The editor of the website is Claire Robinson (also an editor at and; and researcher at She can be contacted at:

The scientists who contributed to this website's content and the website's editor worked on an unpaid and purely voluntary basis. This website is an initiative that is completely independent of Professor Séralini and his research team. Therefore Professor Séralini and his research team are in no way responsible for its content.

Please note that this website is not the place to contact Professor Séralini. He can be contacted through the CRIIGEN website.