Special Issue | 16 August 2013Smarter Pest Control
Science's Special Issue on Smarter Pest Control includes news and reviews on the plant immune system, pesticide's effect on young brains, and preventing suicides by locking up pesticides.
A global look at the uses, benefits, and drawbacks of pesticides.
Also in this Special Issue:
ReportIdentification of Wheat Gene Sr35 That Confers Resistance to Ug99 Stem Rust Race Group
ReportThe Gene Sr33, an Ortholog of Barley Mla genes, Encodes Resistance to Wheat Stem Rust Race Ug99
Policy ForumReevaluate Pesticides for Food Security and Safety
PerspectivePaths from Pesticides to Parkinson’s
- News & Analysis
- E. Stokstad, "Field Research on Bees Raises Concern About Low-Dose Pesticides" Science 335, 1555 (2012)
- M. Henry et al., "A Common Pesticide Decreases Foraging Success and Survival in Honey Bees" Science 336, 348-350 (2012)
- P. Whitehorn et al., "Neonicotinoid Pesticide Reduces Bumble Bee Colony Growth and Queen Production" Science 336, 351-352 (2012)
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