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Global Agricultural Biotechnology Industry

Pest Resistance II-41

Socioeconomic and Ethical Aspects II-41

Human Health and Food Safety Issues II-42

Whether GM foods contain toxins and allergens II-42

Whether New Foods from Transgenic Crops Contain Allergens II-42

Use of Antibiotic-Resistance 'Marker' Genes II-42

7. END-USE APPLICATIONS II-43Genetically Engineered Crops II-43Insect Tolerance II-43Virus Tolerance II-43Herbicide Tolerance II-43Developing Oil Seeds II-44Agrobacterium Transformation Technology II-44Molecular Farming - An Evolving Field II-44Advances in Agricultural Biotechnology II-44A Futuristic Insight II-45Potential Applications of Biotechnology II-45


Intellectual Property and Agricultural Biotechnology II-46

TRIPS and Agricultural Biotechnology II-46

Risk Assessment II-46

European Union Policy on Genetically Modified - Stringent

Directives II-47

Regulation for Transgenic Crops in the US II-48

International Issues II-48

Biotechnology - Repercussions for US Soybean & Corn Trade II-48

Agricultural Biotechnology - Public Opposition & Bureaucratic

Hurdles in Europe II-49

Russia: Mandatory Labeling Introduced II-49

Labeling or Branding - A Critical Issue II-49

9. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-50Gavilon Acquires AgriService II-50Bayer CropScience Inks Agreement with Performance Plants II-50Grand Pharmaceutical Healthcare Holdings to Acquire WuhanKernel Bio-Tech II-50DuPont Signs Research Agreement with Rosetta Green II-51DuPont Enters into Multiyear Collaboration with Evogene II-51DuPont Collaborates with Plant Sensory Systems II-51ScottsMiracle-Gro Inks Agreement with Marrone Bio Innovations II-52Monsanto Extends Research Collaboration with GrassRootsBiotechnology II-52Origin Agritech Inks Licensing Agreement with MultinationalCompany II-52BASF Plant Science Collaborates with Bayer CropScience II-52BAYER CropScience to Acquire Hornbeck Seed II-53Monsanto Acquires Divergence II-53


Monsanto Enters into Partnership with AgraQuest II-54

Amvac Chemical Acquires Product Range of Bayer CropScience II-54

Origin Agritech Acquires Stake in Shandong Kunfeng Biochemical II-54

Dow AgroSciences and KeyGene Sign Trait Development Agreement II-55

Dow AgroSciences Canada Takes Over Hyland Seeds II-55

Danisco Inks Agreement to Take Over Sorbial II-56

Bayer Acquires Athenix II-56

SemBioSys and INDEAR Enter into Supply and Commercialization

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