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Genetically Modified Foods: Harmful or Helpful?
(Released April 2000)

  by Deborah B. Whitman  


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  1. Plant material containing non-naturally introduced binding protein for regulating cold and dehydration regulatory genes
    US Patent: 5929305, , 27 Jul 1999

  2. Type II fish antifreeze protein accumulation in transgenic tobacco does not confer frost resistance
    Transgenic Research [Transgenic Res.], vol. 8, no. 2, pp. 105-117, Apr 1999

  3. Improving plant drought, salt, and freezing tolerance by gene transfer of a single stress-inducible transcription factor
    Nature Biotechnology [Nat. Biotechnol.], vol. 17, no. 3, pp. 287-291, Mar 1999

  4. Winter Survival of Transgenic Alfalfa Overexpressing Superoxide Dismutase
    Plant Physiology [Plant Physiol.], vol. 119, no. 3, pp. 839-848, Mar 1999

  5. Metabolic engineering of rice leading to biosynthesis of glycinebetaine and tolerance to salt and cold
    Plant Molecular Biology [Plant Mol. Biol.], vol. 38, no. 5, pp. 1011-1019, Dec 1998

  6. Genes, polypeptides, and compositions for cold tolerance in plants
    US Patent 5837545, , 17 Nov 1998

  7. Expression of a synthetic antifreeze protein in potato reduces electrolyte release at freezing temperatures
    Plant Molecular Biology [PLANT MOL. BIOL.], vol. 35, no. 3, pp. 323-330, Oct 1997

  8. Transgenic plants having a nucleic acid sequence encoding a Dendroides antifreeze protein
    US Patent 5633451, , 27 May 1997

  9. Inherited chilling tolerance in somatic hybrids of transgenic Hibiscus rosa-sinensis x transgenic Lavatera thuringiaca selected by double-antibiotic resistance
    Plant Cell Reports [PLANT CELL REP.], vol. 15, no. 7, pp. 506-511, 1996

  10. Low temperature growth, freezing survival, and production of antifreeze protein by the plant growth promoting rhizobacterium Pseudomonas putida GR12-2
    Canadian Journal of Microbiology/Revue Canadienne de Microbiologie [CAN. J. MICROBIOL./REV. CAN. MICROBIOL.], vol. 41, no. 9, pp. 776-784, 1995