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Feeding the world in the twenty-first century.
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PMID:  10591226     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
The gains in food production provided by the Green Revolution have reached their ceiling while world population continues to rise. To ensure that the world's poorest people do not still go hungry in the twenty-first century, advances in plant biotechnology must be deployed for their benefit by a strong public-sector agricultural research effort.
G Conway; G Toenniessen
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Nature     Volume:  402     ISSN:  0028-0836     ISO Abbreviation:  Nature     Publication Date:  1999 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1999-12-14     Completed Date:  1999-12-14     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0410462     Medline TA:  Nature     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  C55-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Rockefeller Foundation, New York, New York 10018, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Agriculture / trends*
Crops, Agricultural / genetics
Genetic Engineering
Intellectual Property
Public Sector
Comment In:
Nature. 2000 Mar 16;404(6775):222   [PMID:  10749184 ]

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