Bt resistance management

  title={Bt resistance management},
  author={William H. McGaughey and Fred Gould and Wendy D. Gelernter},
  journal={Nature Biotechnology},
A plan for reconciling the needs of the many stakeholders in Bacillus thuringiensis endotoxin-based products (including transgenic plants) is considered under the following headings: the problem of resistance, general strategies, a national forum, a need for more research, funding, coordination and education, implementation of resistance management plans and conclusions. The work of the (US) National Forum on Insect Resistance to Bt is outlined. It is stated that little is known of pest… Expand

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