Biosafety management and commercial use of genetically modified crops in China

@article{Li2014BiosafetyMA,
  title={Biosafety management and commercial use of genetically modified crops in China},
  author={Yunhe Li and Yu-fa Peng and E. Hallerman and Kongming Wu},
  journal={Plant Cell Reports},
  year={2014},
  volume={33},
  pages={565-573}
}
As a developing country with relatively limited arable land, China is making great efforts for development and use of genetically modified (GM) crops to boost agricultural productivity. Many GM crop varieties have been developed in China in recent years; in particular, China is playing a leading role in development of insect-resistant GM rice lines. To ensure the safe use of GM crops, biosafety risk assessments are required as an important part of the regulatory oversight of such products. With… Expand

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