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