University of California

Sidebar: Nonprofit institutions form intellectual-property resource for agriculture


Deborah Delmer

Author Affiliations

D. Delmer is Associate Director for Food Security, Rockefeller Foundation, New York. For more information go to: www.pipra.org.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 58(2):127-127. DOI:10.3733/ca.v058n02p127. April 2004.

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Delmer D. 2004. Sidebar: Nonprofit institutions form intellectual-property resource for agriculture. Hilgardia 58(2):127-127. DOI:10.3733/ca.v058n02p127

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