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Role of qGZn9a in controlling grain zinc concentration in rice,
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- Theoretical and Applied Genetics: International Journal of Plant Breeding Research. :1-10
Golden rice is a genetically modified organism (GMO) specially bred to have a higher level of beta-carotene. This special form of rice, named after its bright yellow color that is caused by beta-carotene, was created because it was believed it would help with food deficiencies that affect people in disadvantaged areas of the world. The development of golden rice began in 1999, but controversy over its genetically modified origin and the impact that could have on people of the world delayed it... więcej
Salem Press Encyclopedia of Science, 2020. 2p.