Straight Talk on Biotechnology Volume I
Modern Biotechnology is a powerful tool that is poorly understood by many. Straight Talk on Biotechnology Volumes 1 and 2 aim to provide indepth understanding of the various facets of this technology which is likely to have a tremendous impact on our lives. This volume provides a historical perspective of various sciences and biotechnology; an explanation of basic concepts of biotechnology including cloning; an overview of global trends in the commercial production of transgenic food and crops including a case study on Bt corn; and status of government and nongovernment research initiatives including an assessment of government guidance on biotechnology.
|AUTHOR||Benigno D. Peczon; Abraham J. Manalo|