Biotechnology: Agriculture Finds a Niche; Drug Researchers Seek Help

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Science  17 Nov 1995:
Vol. 270, Issue 5239, pp. 1147-1149
DOI: 10.1126/science.270.5239.1147


Guangzhou—The quest for food has put agricultural biotechnology scientists in China on a level that in some cases leads the world. At the same time, pharmaceutical research suffers from many weaknesses and lags behind what is being done elsewhere.