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October 24th, 2005

First MSU nano conference considers lessons from biotech revolution

Abstract:
From newly nutritious crops to cries of “Frankenfood,” the application of biotechnology to agriculture for years has spawned promise and controversy. Now, as nanotechnology is poised to follow biotech’s lead and spill from public and private labs into the mass market, many questions abound.

One – what can nano learn from bio? – is the subject of a two-day international conference sponsored by the Michigan State University Institute for Food and Agricultural Standards. The conference begins Wednesday, Oct. 26, at the Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center on the MSU campus.

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