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The Resource Mendel in the kitchen : a scientist's view of genetically modified foods, Nina V. Fedoroff and Nancy Marie Brown

Mendel in the kitchen : a scientist's view of genetically modified foods, Nina V. Fedoroff and Nancy Marie Brown

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Mendel in the kitchen : a scientist's view of genetically modified foods
Title
Mendel in the kitchen
Title remainder
a scientist's view of genetically modified foods
Statement of responsibility
Nina V. Fedoroff and Nancy Marie Brown
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"While European restaurants race to footnote menus, reassuring concerned gourmands that no genetically modified ingredients were used in the preparation of their food, starving populations around the world eagerly await the next harvest of scientifically improved crops. Mendel in the Kitchen provides a clear and balanced picture of this tangled, tricky (and very timely) topic "--HTML title screen
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Also available in electronic form via the Internet as viewed 10/29/2004.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fedoroff, Nina V.
Dewey number
641.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TP248.65.F66
LC item number
F436 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WA 695
NLM item number
F294m 2004
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Brown, Nancy Marie
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Genetically modified foods
  • Plant genetic engineering
  • Aliments transgéniques
  • Génie génétique végétal
  • Amélioration des plantes
  • Aliments
  • Genetically modified foods
  • Plant genetic engineering
  • Genetische manipulatie
  • Levensmiddelen
  • Gentechnisch veränderter Organismus
  • Gentechnisch verändertes Lebensmittel
  • Gentechnologie
  • Pflanzenzüchtung
  • Genétically modified foods
  • Food, Genetically Modified
  • Plants, Genetically Modified
Label
Mendel in the kitchen : a scientist's view of genetically modified foods, Nina V. Fedoroff and Nancy Marie Brown
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 337-350) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Against the ways of nature -- The wild and the sown -- The power in the earth -- Genes and species -- Tinkering with evolution -- Making a chimera -- The product or the process -- Is it safe to eat? -- Poisoned rats or poisoned wells -- The butterfly and the corn borer -- Pollen has always flown -- The organic rule -- Sustaining agriculture -- Sharing the fruits -- Food for thought
Control code
ocm55800762
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 370 pages
Isbn
9780309097383
Lccn
2004014040
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o55800762
  • (OCoLC)55800762
System details
  • System requirements: Internet access, World Wide Web browser; authoritative form is in Portable Document Format
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Mendel in the kitchen : a scientist's view of genetically modified foods, Nina V. Fedoroff and Nancy Marie Brown
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 337-350) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Against the ways of nature -- The wild and the sown -- The power in the earth -- Genes and species -- Tinkering with evolution -- Making a chimera -- The product or the process -- Is it safe to eat? -- Poisoned rats or poisoned wells -- The butterfly and the corn borer -- Pollen has always flown -- The organic rule -- Sustaining agriculture -- Sharing the fruits -- Food for thought
Control code
ocm55800762
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 370 pages
Isbn
9780309097383
Lccn
2004014040
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o55800762
  • (OCoLC)55800762
System details
  • System requirements: Internet access, World Wide Web browser; authoritative form is in Portable Document Format
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web

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