• Iran
  • In 1986, Moazami managed a joint project of the Iranian Research Organisation for Science and Technology (IROST) with UNDP and UNESCO, evaluated "the feasibility of producing and using Bacillus thiringiensis to control malaria vectors in southern Iran. (wikipedia.org)
  • activity
  • New strains of Bt are developed and introduced over time as insects develop resistance to Bt, or the desire occurs to force mutations to modify organism characteristics or to use homologous recombinant genetic engineering to improve crystal size and increase pesticidal activity or broaden the host range of Bt and obtain more effective formulations. (wikipedia.org)