Overview of genetically modified crops and their relevance for Nicaragua

The first transgenic plants were created in Europe about three decades ago. In Nicaragua, however, there is not commercial cultivation of transgenic crops allowed yet, and the only history of transgenic grain imports occurred in 2005, when the introduction of 15 events of GM maize was first authoriz...

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Main Authors: Marisser H. Álvarez-Guevara, Luvianca G. Gil-Moreno, Julio A. Gó - mez-Rodríguez, Jorge A. Huete-Pérez
Format: Article
Published: Universidad Centroamericana de Managua 2012-12-01
Online Access:http://encuentro.uca.edu.ni/images/stories/2013/pdf/93e/Overview_of_genetically_modified.pdf