skip to content
Plant biotechnology : current and future applications of genetically modified crops Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Plant biotechnology : current and future applications of genetically modified crops

Author: Nigel G Halford
Publisher: Chichester, England : J. Wiley, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Provides a comprehensive coverage of the current and future scientific developments in GM crops, with a consideration of the key social and environmental issues.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Plant biotechnology.
Chichester, England : J. Wiley, ©2006
(DLC) 2005024912
(OCoLC)61448177
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nigel G Halford
ISBN: 9780470021835 0470021837 0470021829 9780470021828 0470021810 9780470021811
OCLC Number: 174041865
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 303 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: From primitive selection to genetic modification, ten thousand years of plant breeding / Nigel G. Halford --
Crop biotechnology in the United States : experiences and impacts / Sujatha Sankula --
Development of biotech crops in China / Qingzhong Xue, Yuhua Zhang, and Xianyin Zhang --
Advances in transformation technologies / Huw D. Jones --
Enhanced nutritional value of food crops / Dietrich Rein and Karin Herbers --
The production of long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids in transgenic plants / Louise V. Michaelson [and others] --
The application of genetic engineering to the improvement of cereal grain quality / Peter R. Shewry --
Improvements in starch quality / Michael M. Burrell --
Production of vaccines in GM plants / Liz Nicholson, M. Carmen Cañizares, and George P. Lomonossoff --
Prospects for using genetic modification to engineer drought tolerance in crops / S.G. Mundree [and others] --
Salt tolerance / Eduardo Blumwald and Anil Grover --
Engineering fungal resistance in crops / Maarten Stuiver --
Plant food allergens / E.N. Clare Mills, John A. Jenkins, and Peter R. Shewry --
Environmental impact and gene-flow / P.J.W. Lutman and K. Berry --
Risk assessment, regulation, and labeling / Nigel G. Halford.
Responsibility: edited by Nigel G. Halford.

Abstract:

Plant Biotechnology covers in detail the current uses of GM crops, the developments that are likely to see commercialisation in the next decade, legislation and safety issues. The book starts with  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"...very important and useful for anyone interested in the subject." (Plant Science Bulletin, 11/06)

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/174041865> # Plant biotechnology : current and future applications of genetically modified crops
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book, schema:MediaObject ;
    library:oclcnum "174041865" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/889205069#Place/chichester_england> ; # Chichester, England
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/631.5233/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/889205069#Topic/technology_&_engineering_agriculture_agronomy_general> ; # TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Agriculture--Agronomy--General
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/889205069#Thing/agricultural_science_research_general> ; # Agricultural science/research - general
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/889205069#Thing/plant_breeding> ; # Plant breeding
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/889205069#Topic/plantes_biotechnologie> ; # Plantes--Biotechnologie
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/889205069#Topic/technology_&_engineering_agriculture_sustainable_agriculture> ; # TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Agriculture--Sustainable Agriculture
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1065278> ; # Plant biotechnology
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/889205069#Thing/plant_culture> ; # Plant culture
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/42083106> ; # Nigel G. Halford
    schema:copyrightYear "2006" ;
    schema:datePublished "2006" ;
    schema:description "Provides a comprehensive coverage of the current and future scientific developments in GM crops, with a consideration of the key social and environmental issues."@en ;
    schema:description "From primitive selection to genetic modification, ten thousand years of plant breeding / Nigel G. Halford -- Crop biotechnology in the United States : experiences and impacts / Sujatha Sankula -- Development of biotech crops in China / Qingzhong Xue, Yuhua Zhang, and Xianyin Zhang -- Advances in transformation technologies / Huw D. Jones -- Enhanced nutritional value of food crops / Dietrich Rein and Karin Herbers -- The production of long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids in transgenic plants / Louise V. Michaelson [and others] -- The application of genetic engineering to the improvement of cereal grain quality / Peter R. Shewry -- Improvements in starch quality / Michael M. Burrell -- Production of vaccines in GM plants / Liz Nicholson, M. Carmen Cañizares, and George P. Lomonossoff -- Prospects for using genetic modification to engineer drought tolerance in crops / S.G. Mundree [and others] -- Salt tolerance / Eduardo Blumwald and Anil Grover -- Engineering fungal resistance in crops / Maarten Stuiver -- Plant food allergens / E.N. Clare Mills, John A. Jenkins, and Peter R. Shewry -- Environmental impact and gene-flow / P.J.W. Lutman and K. Berry -- Risk assessment, regulation, and labeling / Nigel G. Halford."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/889205069> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/61448177> ;
    schema:name "Plant biotechnology : current and future applications of genetically modified crops"@en ;
    schema:productID "174041865" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/174041865#PublicationEvent/chichester_england_j_wiley_2006> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/889205069#Agent/j_wiley> ; # J. Wiley
    schema:url <http://catalogimages.wiley.com/images/db/jimages/9780470021811.jpg> ;
    schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=257678> ;
    schema:url <http://iclibezp1.cc.ic.ac.uk/login?url=https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/book/10.1002/0470021837> ;
    schema:url <http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/0470021837> ;
    schema:url <http://eczyt.bg.pw.edu.pl/han/Ebrary/site.ebrary.com/id/10302111> ;
    schema:url <https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/book/10.1002/0470021837> ;
    schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=44875> ;
    schema:url <http://www3.interscience.wiley.com/cgi-bin/bookhome/112656970> ;
    schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10302111> ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=159671> ;
    schema:url <http://catalog.hathitrust.org/api/volumes/oclc/61448177.html> ;
    schema:workExample <http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/0470021837> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780470021835> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780470021811> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780470021828> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/174041865> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/889205069#Place/chichester_england> # Chichester, England
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Chichester, England" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/889205069#Thing/agricultural_science_research_general> # Agricultural science/research - general
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "Agricultural science/research - general" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/889205069#Thing/plant_breeding> # Plant breeding
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "Plant breeding" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/889205069#Topic/plantes_biotechnologie> # Plantes--Biotechnologie
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Plantes--Biotechnologie"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/889205069#Topic/technology_&_engineering_agriculture_agronomy_general> # TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Agriculture--Agronomy--General
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Agriculture--Agronomy--General"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/889205069#Topic/technology_&_engineering_agriculture_sustainable_agriculture> # TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Agriculture--Sustainable Agriculture
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Agriculture--Sustainable Agriculture"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1065278> # Plant biotechnology
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Plant biotechnology"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/42083106> # Nigel G. Halford
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Halford" ;
    schema:givenName "Nigel G." ;
    schema:name "Nigel G. Halford" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780470021811>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0470021810" ;
    schema:isbn "9780470021811" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780470021828>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0470021829" ;
    schema:isbn "9780470021828" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780470021835>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0470021837" ;
    schema:isbn "9780470021835" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/61448177>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Plant biotechnology." ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/174041865> ; # Plant biotechnology : current and future applications of genetically modified crops
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/174041865>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/174041865> ; # Plant biotechnology : current and future applications of genetically modified crops
    schema:dateModified "2018-06-30" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.