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Effects of Bt maize on the reproduction and development of the freshwater snail Bulinus tropicus

K. Minnaar, H. Bouwman
Suid-Afrikaanse Tydskrif vir Natuurwetenskap en Tegnologie | Vol 31, No 1 | a348 | DOI: | © 2012 K. Minnaar, H. Bouwman | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 15 May 2012 | Published: 07 June 2012

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K. Minnaar, North-West University, South Africa
H. Bouwman, North-West University, South Africa

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This study was conducted to investigate the effects of genetically modified crops onaquatic environments around agricultural land. Fresh water snails indicated effects duringembryonic development, and on the growth rate of survivors.


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