Biotechnology in Agriculture: Developing Solutions to Feed the World

| December 18, 2014

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Dr. Claude Fauquet of the International Laboratory for Tropical Agricultural Biotechnology at the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center discusses discusses his research on virus-resistant cassava, as well as the benefits of using biotechnology as a tool to help eradicate world hunger.

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