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Synonyms:Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
the USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service. APHIS is responsible for protecting animal health and welfare, and plant health. APHIS regulates the importation, transportation and release of genetically engineered crops, whereas the FDA regulates the safety of GE crops for food and feed, and the EPA regulates the safety of GE crops for the environment.