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The Resource Engineering plants for commercial products and applications, ed. by Glenn B. Collins and Robert J. Shepherd

Engineering plants for commercial products and applications, ed. by Glenn B. Collins and Robert J. Shepherd

Label
Engineering plants for commercial products and applications
Title
Engineering plants for commercial products and applications
Statement of responsibility
ed. by Glenn B. Collins and Robert J. Shepherd
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TP248.27.P55
LC item number
E54 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Collins, Glenn B
  • Shepherd, Robert J
  • University of Kentucky
Series statement
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences
Series volume
v. 792
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Plant biotechnology
  • Plant genetic engineering
  • Biotechnology
  • Plants, Genetically Modified
Label
Engineering plants for commercial products and applications, ed. by Glenn B. Collins and Robert J. Shepherd
Instantiates
Publication
Note
This volume contains the scientific presentations of a symposium sponsored by the University of Kentucky Tobacco and Health Research Institute and held in Lexington, Ky., October 1-4, 1995
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. 1. Food applications -- Food for thought: improvement of food quality and composition through genetic engineering / Jean C. Kridl -- Manipulating carotenoids in transgenic plants / Wolfgang Schuch -- Fructans / Sjef Smeekens -- Improvement of food quality traits through enhancement of starch biosynthesis / David M. Stark -- Plant proteins: engineering for improved quality / Samuel S.M. Sun -- pt. 2. Humand and animal health -- Use of plant viruses for delivery of vaccine epitopes / Roger N. Beachy -- Expression of cholera toxin subunits in plants / Mich B. Hein -- Production of novel compounds in higher plants by transfection with RNA viral vectors / Guy Della-Cioppa -- Bioproduction of human enzymes in transgenic tobacco / Carole L. Cramer -- Antibody production and engineering in plants / Julian K-C. Ma -- pt. 3. Industrial uses -- Reprogramming of oil synthesis in rapeseed: industrial applications / Jim Metz -- Production of enzymes for industrial use / Anne S. Ponstein -- pt. 4. Ecological-environmental applications -- Environmental impacts from plant biotechnology / Simon W.J. Bright -- Transgenic plants for the development of durable insect resistance: case study for cotton with Bacillus thuringiensis genes / David W. Altman -- Salt tolerance engineering requires multiple gene transfers / Hans J. Bohnert -- Improvement of natural defense responses / Richard A. Dixon -- Biotech-derived herbicide-resistant crops for Third World needs / Jonathan Gressel -- pt. 5. Commercialization of the technology -- Development and commercialization of new and improved biopesticides / Bruce C. Carlton -- Transgenic maize for the control of European corn borer and other maize pests / Michael G. Koziel -- Commercialization of transgenic seed products: two case studies / Richard L. Meeusen
Control code
34544596
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
183 pages
Isbn
9781573310475
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
96015813
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Engineering plants for commercial products and applications, ed. by Glenn B. Collins and Robert J. Shepherd
Publication
Note
This volume contains the scientific presentations of a symposium sponsored by the University of Kentucky Tobacco and Health Research Institute and held in Lexington, Ky., October 1-4, 1995
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. 1. Food applications -- Food for thought: improvement of food quality and composition through genetic engineering / Jean C. Kridl -- Manipulating carotenoids in transgenic plants / Wolfgang Schuch -- Fructans / Sjef Smeekens -- Improvement of food quality traits through enhancement of starch biosynthesis / David M. Stark -- Plant proteins: engineering for improved quality / Samuel S.M. Sun -- pt. 2. Humand and animal health -- Use of plant viruses for delivery of vaccine epitopes / Roger N. Beachy -- Expression of cholera toxin subunits in plants / Mich B. Hein -- Production of novel compounds in higher plants by transfection with RNA viral vectors / Guy Della-Cioppa -- Bioproduction of human enzymes in transgenic tobacco / Carole L. Cramer -- Antibody production and engineering in plants / Julian K-C. Ma -- pt. 3. Industrial uses -- Reprogramming of oil synthesis in rapeseed: industrial applications / Jim Metz -- Production of enzymes for industrial use / Anne S. Ponstein -- pt. 4. Ecological-environmental applications -- Environmental impacts from plant biotechnology / Simon W.J. Bright -- Transgenic plants for the development of durable insect resistance: case study for cotton with Bacillus thuringiensis genes / David W. Altman -- Salt tolerance engineering requires multiple gene transfers / Hans J. Bohnert -- Improvement of natural defense responses / Richard A. Dixon -- Biotech-derived herbicide-resistant crops for Third World needs / Jonathan Gressel -- pt. 5. Commercialization of the technology -- Development and commercialization of new and improved biopesticides / Bruce C. Carlton -- Transgenic maize for the control of European corn borer and other maize pests / Michael G. Koziel -- Commercialization of transgenic seed products: two case studies / Richard L. Meeusen
Control code
34544596
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
183 pages
Isbn
9781573310475
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
96015813
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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