Bt Brinjal in India: A long way to go

@article{Kumar2011BtBI,
  title={Bt Brinjal in India: A long way to go},
  author={Sandeep Kumar and Amita Misra and Alok Kumar Verma and Ruchi Roy and Anurag Tripathi and Kausar Mahmood Ansari and Mukul Das and Premendra Dhar Dwivedi},
  journal={GM Crops},
  year={2011},
  volume={2},
  pages={92 - 98}
}
Brinjal occupies the major proportion amongst all vegetable crops in India and is vulnerable to many diseases caused by insect-pests, fungus, bacteria and virus. Brinjal production is extensively affected by the insect brinjal fruit and shoot borer. Use of conventional chemical pesticides not only damage environment including the biotic and abiotic components but, also affect human health. Bt Brinjal was developed to combat brinjal fruit and shoot borer that has an advantage minimizing use of… 
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