See our brochure on "FOODS FROM GM CROPS" at www.sdcma.org.

The UCSD Academic Senate has approved the creation of a Center for Molecular Agriculture that includes researchers from UCSD and the Salk Institute. Check out the website at www.sdcma.org.

Maarten Chrispeels is the Director of the San Diego Center for Molecular Agriculture, which organizes an annual symposium in the fall. See: http://www.sdcma.org

Maarten Chrispeels and David Sadava have a textbook out named "Plants, Genes, and Crop Biotechnology".

Professor of Biology UCSD

  Maarten Chrispeels received his Ph.D. from the University of Illinois and was a postdoctoral fellow at the DOE Plant Research Laboratory at Michigan State University. Professor Chrispeels was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship and is a member of the National Academy of Sciences. He was the editor in chief of Plant Physiology from 1992-2000.
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Maarten J. Chrispeels
Division of Biology
University of California San Diego
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La Jolla, CA 92093


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