AgBioForum Newsletter

UMC AGECON AgBioForum AgBioForum at missouri.edu
Wed Aug 23 13:30:24 EST 2000


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Dear PLANT-BIOLOGY Member:

We are writing to inform you that the latest issue of AgBioForum is now
available on-line.   Several articles in this issue discuss the economics of
neutraceuticals and functional foods, and the role of biotechnology in this
emerging industry.  Below is the table of contents for this issue.  


Special Issue 
The Economics of Neutriceuticals and Functional Foods

Functional Foods: Technical,
Institutional And Market Innovation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
. . . Editor's Introduction 
Food As A Source Of Health Enhancing Compounds. .  . . . . . P. Burn & G. M.
Kishore 
Health Claims & Labeling Regulation,
of Functional Foods  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
. . . L. J. Unnevehr & C. Hasler
Consumer Response To Functional Foods In The 21st Century. . . . . . . . D.
B. Schmidt 
Marketing Functional Foods: How To Reach Your Target Audience. . . . . . .
.L. Gilbert 

Articles 

Agbiotech & Societal Decision-Making:
The Role Of Risk Analysis  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . J. D.
Wolt & R. K. D. Peterson 
A Real Options Explanation For
US Specialization In Biotech . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . B.
F. Lavoie & I. M. Sheldon 
Labeling Policy For GMOS: To Each His Own?. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
. . J. A. Caswell 
Negative Labeling Of Genetically Modified
Organisms (GMOs): The Experience Of rBST . . . . . . . . . C. F. Runge &L.
A. Jackson 
The Economics of                                                 J. Hyde, M.
A. Martin, P. V. Preckel,
Within-Field Bt Corn Refuges . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . C. L.
Dobbins & C. R. Edwards 

Commentary

The Concept of Natural: Implications For Biotechnology Regulation. . . . D.
L. Kershen 

Additional Journal Features:

There are several new features on the AgBioForum site. These include a
Message Board, Search Engine and Statistics Center. The Message Board is a
discussion forum available to AgBioForum's members for exchange of ideas and
opinions on topics related to agrobiotechnology. You are invited to become a
member and contribute to the Message Board. A login name and password will
be sent out to all members individually. Membership is free. You can go to
http://www.agbioforum.org/frame_message.htm
<http://www.agbioforum.org/frame_message.htm>  to join.

The Search Engine is provided to help readers navigate through the site and
quickly identify articles of interest. The Search Engine is available to all
readers.

The AgBioForum Statistics Center is a service provided exclusively to its
authors. The Statistics Center facilitates communication between readers and
authors. Only the author of an article is provided access to this center.


We hope you will find this a useful resource.  Please visit us at
http://www.agbioforum.org <http://www.agbioforum.org> .


 

Best regards,

Nan Sukpanich
Marketing & Publications Coordinator for AgBioForum
http://www.agbioforum.org <http://www.agbioforum.org> 

George Chronis
AgBioForum Technology Coordinator
admin at agbioforum.org <mailto:admin at agbioforum.org>  


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