News tagged with resistant plants

Study targets disease resistance in corn

( -- In a paper published online this week in Nature Genetics, North Carolina State University and U.S. Department of Agriculture crop scientists and plant pathologists sift through millions of genetic sequence ...

dateJan 11, 2011 in Biotechnology
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Trouble on the horizon for GM crops?

( -- Pests are adapting to genetically modified crops in unexpected ways, researchers have discovered. The findings underscore the importance of closely monitoring and countering pest resistance to biotech crops.

dateJun 20, 2012 in Ecology
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