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First Fruit: The Creation of the Flavr Savr Tomato and the Birth of Biotech Food

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First Fruit: The Creation of the Flavr Savr Tomato and the Birth of Biotech Foods - Martineau, Belinda, PH.D.
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In a fast-paced narrative featuring colorful characters, surprising twistsand turns, and several eye-opening revelations, Belinda Martineau chronicles the story behind the making of the Flavr SavrTM tomato, from its conception, through its much-heralded introduction to market and its subsequent ignominious disappearance. Her account serves as a cautionary tale for the biotech age, offering a revealing look at how the science of genetic engineering is actually done, how corporate decisions are really made in biotech start ...

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First Fruit: The Creation of the Flavr Savr Tomato and the Birth of Biotech Foods 2001, McGraw-Hill Companies

ISBN-13: 9780071360562

Hardcover