Syngenta expects amylase-corn by end 2008

Syngenta hopes it will be able to produce a GM corn that can express amylase, which improves the fermentation of corn starch to sugar by the end of 2008, according to John Baker in ICIS Chemical Business magazine.

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One Response to Syngenta expects amylase-corn by end 2008

  1. Sammy 8 May, 2008 at 7:51 pm #

    What is the likely market acceptance of Syngenta’s amylase corn? Syngenta seems to talk a lot about it, but I haven’t found anyone who intends to buy it? Any news?

    Sammy.

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