TITLE

Monsanto signs gene stacking deal

AUTHOR(S)
Baker, John
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;5/28/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 68, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decision of Monsanto to sign a collaborative agreement with privately owned firm Chromatin to evaluate and develop Chromatin's proprietary gene-stacking technology for use in the core research crops of Monsanto. According to the author, Monsanto will obtain non-exclusive rights to use Chromatin's mini-chromosome stacking technology in corn, cotton, soybeans and rape.
ACCESSION #
25911961

 

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