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					                  Jorge E. Mayer, PhD, MIP (Law)
                  Golden Rice Project Manager

                  *1954 in Lima-Peru,
                  Austrian and Peruvian citizen.
                  Australian resident return visa holder.

Contact           Campus Technologies Freiburg
details           Stefan Meier Str 8
                  D-79104 Freiburg, Germany
                  ph +49 (761) 203-4986
                  fax +49 (761) 203-4985
                  mob +49 (176) 2421-0958
                  email jorge.mayer@goldenrice.org


Professional    Since 5/2004 : Manager, Golden Rice Project, Campus
experience                  Technologies Freiburg, Germany.
                12/2003-4/2004 : Consultant, National Agricultural Research
                            Institute of Peru (INIA), Genetic Resources Division.
                3/1998-5/2003 : Principal Scientist, IP Analyst, and Operations
                            Manager Center for the Application of Molecular
                            Biology to International Agriculture – CAMBIA,
                            Intellectual Property Resource and Molecular
                            Technologies Group.
                1/2002-12/2004 : Adjunct Professor, Charles Sturt University
                            (NSW Australia), Faculty of Science and Agriculture.
                7/1995-2/1998 : Principal Investigator, Molecular Biochemistry
                            Laboratory, AgroBiologicals Research, AgrEvo SA
                            (now Bayer Crop Science), Santafé de Bogotá,
                            Colombia.
                5/1990-6/1995 : Senior Staff, Molecular Biochemistry Laboratory,
                            Biotechnology Research Unit, International Center for
                            Tropical Agriculture - CIAT, Cali, Colombia.
                3/1987-4/1990 : Assistant Professor, Botany Dept, Rhine-
                            Westphalia Technological University of Aachen,
                            RWTH Aachen, Germany.
                8/1984-2/87 : Post-doctoral Fellow, European Molecular Biology
                            Organisation, Max-Planck-Institute for Plant Breeding
                            Research, Cologne-Germany.
                8/1979-6/1984 : PhD student and Research Assistant,
                            Biochemistry Department, University of Innsbruck,
                            Austria.




July 2006                           CV JE Mayer
Education         9/1973-6/1979 : Studies in Chemistry and Biochemistry at the
                                  University of Innsbruck, Austria.

                  6/1984 : PhD in Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of
                                   Innsbruck, Austria,.

                  3/2003-9/2005 : Master of Industrial Property Law, University of
                                  Technology Sydney. Fulfils requirements to register
                                  as a patent attorney in Australia.

Fellowships       1984-1986 : European Molecular Biology Organisation (EMBO),
                                Post-doctoral Fellowship.

                  1986-1987 : Max-Planck Society, Post-doctoral Fellowship.


Affiliations      From Aug 2006 : Registered Trade Marks Attorney, Australia.

                  2002-2004 : Adjunct Professor, Faculty of Science and
                             Agriculture, Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga
                             NSW, Australia.

                  2004 : Member, European Federation of Biotechnology.

                  1996-1997 : Member, National Biotechnology Council of Colombia.

                  1997 : Member, National Biosafety Committee of Colombia.

Relevant          Since 5/2004 : Manager, Golden Rice Project, Campus Technologies
professional                   Freiburg, Germany; and ex officio member Golden Rice
activities                     Humanitarian Board

                  2005, 2006 : Member of the Public Research & Regulation
                                Foundation Delegation to the Meeting of the Parties to
                                the Cartagena Protocol in Biosafety in Montreal and
                                Curitiba.

                  2004 : Member of the Official Peruvian Delegation to the APEC
                              Meeting, in Santiago, and the World Global Forum in
                              Biotechnology, in Concepción, Chile.

                  2003-2004 : Consultant, National Agricultural Research Institute of
                               Peru, Genetic Resources Division.

                  2002-2003 : IP Analyst CAMBIA Intellectual Property Resource.
                                Analysis of freedom-to-operate issues and policies in
                                biotechnology.

                  1998-2001 : Operations Manager CAMBIA (also covering laboratory
                               safety, including radiation and biosafety).

                  1998-2001 : CAMBIA Board of Directors.

                  1998-2003 : CAMBIA Management Committee.

                  Since 1996 : Editor (and co-founder), Revista Colombiana de
                                Biotecnología.




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                   1991-1995 : Secretary, CIAT Institutional Biosafety Committee.

                   1991-1995 : Member, CIAT Research Services Committee
                                (Chairman 1993-1995).

                   1994-1995: Member, CIAT Agrichemicals Management Committee.

Teaching           1998-2003 : CAMBIA (and Charles Sturt University), Co-supervision
experience                    of PhD students.

                   1995-1998 : AgroBiologicals Research, AgrEvo-Colombia,
                              Supervision and project design of BSc and MSc thesis
                              students.

                   1990-1995 : Centro Internacional de Agricultura Tropical (CIAT),
                              Supervision and project design of BSc, MSc and PhD
                              thesis students.

                   1987-1990 : Botany Department, Rhine-Westphalian
                              Technological University of Aachen, RWTH Aachen.
                              Assistant Professor. Supervision and project design of
                              MSc and PhD thesis students, advanced molecular biology
                              seminars and research.

                   1979-1984 : Biochemistry Department, Chemical Faculty,
                              University of Innsbruck. Research Assistant. Design and
                              execution of practical courses on biochemical analytical
                              techniques

Languages         Spanish and German       -   bilingual
                  English                  -   excellent
                  French                   -   good (written and spoken)
                  Portuguese and Italian   -   good reading, basic conversation



PUBLICATIONS AND PATENTS

Patents

Jefferson RA, Mayer JE Microbial ß-glucuronidase genes, gene products and uses thereof.
       US 6,641,996 B1 (granted 2003-11-04); AU 41724/00; EP 1 175 495.
Morales E, Knauf W, Mayer JE (filed 2001-03-06) Pesticidally active isolate of Beauveria
       bassiana, methods of preparing and using same for pest control in agriculture.
       US 2002/0031495 A1.
Jefferson RA, Mayer JE (filed 2003-12-12) Microbial ß-glucuronidase genes, gene products
       and uses thereof. US 2003/0229921 A1.
Jefferson RA, Mayer JE (filed 1999-03-17) Microbial ß-glucuronidase genes, gene products
       and uses thereof. AU 41724/00; EP 1 175 495.
Jefferson RA, Kilian A, Nottenburg C, Keese P, Mayer JE, Stachel S (filed 1999-09-20)
       Methods for site-associated modification of gene activity and nucleic acid structure.
       WO 01/21781 A2; AU 77055/00




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Refereed Publications

1.    Mayer JE, Schweiger M (1983) RNase III is positively regulated by T7 protein kinase. J Biol
         Chem 258:5340-5343 .
2.    Mayer JE, Hahne G, Palme K, Schell J (1987) A simple and general plant tissue extraction
         procedure for two-dimensional gel electrophoresis. Plant Cell Rep 6:77-81.
3.    Logemann J, Mayer JE, Schell J, Willmitzer L (1988) Differential expression of genes in
         potato tubers after wounding. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 85:1136-1140.
4.    Hahne G, Mayer JE, Lörz H (1988) Embryonic and callus-specific proteins during somatic
         embryogenesis in Dactylis glomerata. Plant Sci 55:267-279.
5.    Dietrich A, Mayer JE, Hahlbrock K (1990) Fungal elicitor induces rapid, transient, and
         specific protein phosphorylation in parsley cell suspension cultures. J Biol Chem
         265:6360-6368.
6.    Sarria R, Calderón A, Thro AM, Torres E, Mayer JE, Roca WM (1994) Agrobacterium-
         mediated transformation of Stylosanthes guianensis and production of transgenic plants.
         Plant Sci 96:119-127.
7.    Chaves AL, Vergara CE, Mayer JE (1995) Dichloromethane as an economic alternative to
         chloroform in the extraction of DNA from plant tissues. Plant Mol Biol Rep 13:18-25.
8.    Constabel EC, Goodwin PH, Michaels TE, Mayer JE, Pastor-Corrales MA (1995)
         Evaluation of a DNA probe for the quantitative detection of common bacterial blight in
         bean and its application in a breeding program. Euphytica 90:129-135.
9.    Fory LF, Finardi-Filho F, Quintero CM, Osborn TC, Cardona C, Chrispeels MJC, Mayer JE
         (1996) The role of α-amylase inhibitors in the resistance of Phaseolus vulgaris to the
         Mexican bean weevil, Zabrotes subfasciatus, and to the bean weevil, Acanthoscelides
         obtectus. J Econ Entomol 89:204-210.
10.   Fory LF, Tenjo FA, Posso CE, Cardona C, Mayer JE (1996) Growth inhibitory effects of
         proteinaceous fractions from resistant wild bean accessions on the bean weevil. Insect
         Sci Appl 16:191-198.
11.   Iglesias C, Mayer JE, Chaves AL, Calle F (1997) Genetic potential and stability of carotene
         content in cassava roots. Euphytica 94:367-373.
12.   Pineda CA, Wenzl P, Mayer JE, Mesjasz-Przybylowicz J, Przybylowicz WJ, Prozesky VM
         (1997) Study of the nutrient distribution in root tips of the tropical forage Brachiaria.
         Nuclear Instr Methods Physics Res B 130:362-367.
13.   Wenzl P, Mancilla LI, Rao IM, Mayer JE (2000) Isolation of rare cDNAs by "Asymmetric
         Self-Hybridization". Anal Biochem 286:303-305.
14.   Wenzl P, Chaves AL, Mayer JE, Rao IM, Nair MG (2000) Roots of nutrient-deprived Bra-
         chiaria species accumulate 1,3-di-O-trans-feruloylquinic acid. Phytochemistry 55:389-395.
15.   Wenzl P, Patiño GM, Chaves AL, Mayer JE, Rao IM (2001) The high level of aluminum
         resistance in signalgrass is not associated with known mechanisms of external aluminum
         detoxification in root apices. Plant Physiol 125:1473-1484.
16.   Pineda CA, Przybylowicz WJ, Prozesky VM, Mayer JE (2001) Correspondence analysis
         evaluation of linear nutrient distribution in root tips of the tropical forage Brachiaria
         brizantha. Nuclear Instr Methods Physics Res B 181:493-498.
17.   Wenzl P, Mayer JE, Rao IM (2002) Aluminum stress inhibits accumulation of phosphorus in
         root apices of aluminum-sensitive but not aluminum-resistant Brachiaria cultivar. J Plant
         Nutr 25:1821-1828.
18.   Wenzl P, Chaves AL, Patiño GM, Mayer JE, Rao IM (2002) Aluminum stress stimulates the
         accumulation of organic acids in root apices of Brachiaria species J Plant Nutr Soil Sci
         165:582-588. [2003 Outstanding Research Publication Award, CIAT]
19.   Wenzl P, Mancilla LI, Mayer JE, Albert R, Rao IM (2003) Simulating infertile acid soils with
         nutrient solutions and the effects on Brachiaria species. Soil Sci Soc Am J 67
20.   Broothaerts W, Mitchell H, Weir B, Kaines S, Smith LMA, Yang W, Mayer JE, Roa-
         Rodríguez C, Jefferson RA (2005) Gene transfer to plants by diverse species of bacteria.
         Nature 433:629-633.




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Invited papers and other

 1. Schell J, Mayer JE (1986) Chancen und Risiken der Biotechnologie für die landwirtschaft-
       liche Produktion in den Tropen und Subtropen. Entwicklung und ländlicher Raum 5:3-6.
 2. Schell J, Mayer JE (1987) Chances and risks of biotechnology for the agricultural
       production in the tropics and subtropics. In, Natural Resources and Development (Ernst
       W, Hohnholz JH, Bittner A, Jacob KH and von Wahl S, eds) G Hauser Verlag,
       Metzingen.
 3. Mayer JE, Nagels H-O (1988) Genetic manipulation of the unicellular algae Chlorella.
       BioEngineering 4:55-56.
 4. Ramírez H, Mayer JE, Roca WM, Tohme J, López FY (1995) Construction of a gene
       library of cDNA from French bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) for gene mapping. Acta
       Agronomica, Universidad Nacional de Colombia 45 (1):7-23.
 5. Mayer JE, Jefferson RA (2000) Extra-terrestrial rice? Farmer's Newsletter, Rural
       Industries Research and Development Corporation (Australia) No. 154: 16-19.
 6. Mayer JE, Kilian A, Jefferson RA (2000) Gene Tweezers. Farmer's Newsletter, Rural
       Industries Research and Development Corporation (Australia).
 7. Sánchez-Krieger NM, Mayer JE, Andrade E, Riaño NM (2000) Aislamiento y caracte-
       rización del genoma cloroplástico (cpADN) del café Coffea arabica L. cv Caturra.
       Cenicafé 51:177-184.
 8. Wenzl P, Mancilla LI, Martínez LEC, Ricaurte J, García R, Pineda C, Mayer JE, Albert R,
       Heberle-Bors E, Rao IM (1997) Advancements in the research of adaptive traits of
       forage plants to low-fertility acid solis. Gramineas y Leguminosas Tropicales 3:1-7.
 9. Roberts C, Rajagopal S, Smith LM, Nguyen TA, Yang W, Nugrohu S, Ravi KS,
       Vijayachandra K, Harcourt RL, Dransfield L, Desamero N, Slamet I, Hadjukiewicz P,
       Svab Z, Maliga P, Mayer JE, Keese PK, Kilian A, Jefferson RA (2000). pCAMBIA
       binary vectors: A comprehensive set of modular vectors for advanced manipulations
       and efficient transformation of plants. Genbank acc nrs AF234290-AF234316.
 10. Mayer JE (2002) Tu nombre me sabe a hierba - Diatriba sobre la retribución del
       conocimiento tradicional. Revista de la Red Mundial de Científicos Peruanos, Tomo 1.
 11. Mayer JE (2003) Intellectual Property Rights and Access to Agbiotech by Developing
       Countries. AgBiotechNet Vol 5 March ABN 108.
 12. Mayer JE (2002-2003) Whitepapers on key enabling technologies in agricultural biotech-
       nology, tutorials on intellectual property issues. CAMBIA IP Resource.
 13. Roa-Rodríguez C, Mayer JE, Nottenburg C (2003) Agrobacterium-mediated
       transformation of plants (ver 3). CAMBIA Intellectual Property Resource
 14. Mayer JE, Sharples J, Nottenburg C (2004) Resistance to phosphinothricin. CAMBIA
       Intellectual Property Resource.
 15. Mayer JE (2005) Golden Rice Home Page. www.goldenrice.org.
 16. Mayer JE (2005) The Golden Rice Controversy: Useless Science or Unfounded Criticism?
       BioScience 55:646-647.
 17. Mayer JE (2005) Grüne Gentechnologie als Opfer der Postmoderne. Münchner Klausur-
       wochen. Institut Technik-Theologie-Naturwissenschaften.



PhD thesis

Mayer JE (1984) Regulatory mechanisms after infection with E.coli virus T7: RNase III and its
      regulation by T7 protein kinase - Regulation of energy metabolism by isocitrate dehydro-
      genase. PhD thesis (Innsbruck, Austria).




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Book chapters

 1.   Palme K, Mayer JE and Schell J (1987) Protein phosphorylation in membranes of
         Nicotiana tabacum. In, Signal transduction and protein phosphorylation (LGM
         Heilmeyer, ed) Plenum Press p 351-356.
 2.   Mayer JE (1993) Breeding for resistance to deterioration: Potential of genetic manipulation
         techniques. In, Post-harvest Deterioration of Cassava: Constraints and Prospects
         (Rickard JE, ed) FAO.
 3.   Roca WM, Mayer JE, Pastor-Corrales M, Tohme J, eds (1994) Proceedings of the Second
         International Scientific Meeting of the "Phaseolus Beans Advanced Biotechnology
         Research Network", Cali, Colombia, Sep 7-10, 1993, 431p.
 4.   Mejía DF, Cano CA, Mayer JE (1996) Identificación electroforética de hongos formadores
         de micorrizas arbusculares: Evaluación de patrones isoenzimáticos. In, Micorrizas:
         Recurso Biológico del Suelo (Guerrero E, ed). Fondo FEN, Colombia. pp 145-180.
 5.   Mayer JE (2001) Genética Molecular: Entender para manipular. En, Biotecnología
         Agrícola, Un Enfoque hacia el Mejoramiento de Plantas (Perea Dallos M, ed)
         Asociación Colombiana de Estudios Vegetales in vitro ACEVIV. Bogotá DC, Colombia.
         p 327-343.


Conference Proceedings

 1.   Mayer JE, Fory LF, Tenjo FA, Posso CE,                            -Amylase and protease
         inhibitors in wild beans as related to bruchid resistance. Biotechnology for Crop
         Improvement in Latin America. Nov 1-7, Caracas, Venezuela.
 2.   Mayer JE, Otoya MM, Pastor-Corrales MA (1992) Characterization of the genetic diversity
         of Xanthomonas campestris pv phaseoli by DNA fingerprinting. Biotechnology for Crop
         Improvement in Latin America. Nov 1-7, Caracas-Venezuela.
 3.   Roca WM, Angel F, Sarria R, Mayer JE, Tohme J, Mejía A, Mafla G (1992) Future initia-
         tives in biotechnology research for tropical agriculture: the case of cassava. In,
         Advances in Gene Technology: Feeding the World in the 21st Century. The 1992 Miami
         Biotechnology Winter Symposium. Miami, USA; IRL Press at Oxford Univ Press, p 87.
 4.   Flórez C, Chuzel G, Mayer JE (1993) Characterization of bacterial amylolytic activities
         during cassava solid state fermentation. Proceedings of the First Scientific Meeting of
         the Cassava Biotechnology Network, 25-28 Aug 1992, Cartagena (Roca WM, Thro AM,
         eds) CIAT, Cali, Colombia.
 5.   López Y, Vélez W, El-Sharkawy M, Mayer JE (1993) Biochemical characterization of
         PEPC from cassava. Proceedings of the First Scientific Meeting of the Cassava
         Biotechnology Network, 25-28 Aug 1992, Cartagena (Roca WM, Thro AM, eds) CIAT,
         Cali, Colombia.
 6.   Sarria R, Gómez A, Cataño M, Herrera PV, Calderón A, Mayer JE, Roca WM (1993)
         Towards the development of Agrobacterium tumefaciens and particle bombardment-
         mediated cassava transformation. Proceedings of the First Scientific Meeting of the
         Cassava Biotechnology Network, 25-28 Aug 1992, Cartagena (Roca WM, Thro AM,
         eds) CIAT, Cali, Colombia.
 7.   Tenjo FA, Mayer JE (1993) Cloning and sequence analysis of PEP-carboxylase from
         cassava. Proceedings of the First Scientific Meeting of the Cassava Biotechnology
         Network, 25-28 Aug 1992, Cartagena (Roca WM, Thro AM, eds) CIAT, Cali, Colombia.
 8.   Mayer JE (1993) Genética molecular: Entender para manipular. En, Memorias del
         Segundo Congreso Nacional de Biotecnología de Plantas (Perea M, ed). Bogotá, Junio
         18-21 de 1991.
 9.   Fory LF, Tenjo FA, Posso CE, Cardona C, Mayer JE (1994) Biochemical basis of
         resistance of wild Phaseolus vulgaris against the bean weevil. Proceedings of the
         Second International Scientific Meeting of the Phaseolus Beans Advanced Research
         Network (Roca WM, Mayer JE, Pastor-Corrales MA, Tohme J, eds) CIAT, Cali-
         Colombia, 7-10 Sep 1993. pp 305-312.




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 10. Otoya MM, Pastor-Corrales MA, Mayer JE (1994) DNA fingerprinting analysis of the bean
        common bacterial blight pathogens. Proceedings of the Second International Scientific
        Meeting of the Phaseolus Beans Advanced Research Network (Roca WM, Mayer JE,
        Pastor-Corrales MA, Tohme J, eds) CIAT, Cali-Colombia, 7-10 Sep 1993. pp 237-245.
 11. Otoya MM, Maya MM, Pastor-Corrales MA, Mayer JE (1994) Evolution of virulence of
        Colletotrichum lindemuthianum and Phaeoisariopsis griseola revealed by RAPD
        analysis. Proceedings of the Second International Scientific Meeting of the Phaseolus
        Beans Advanced Research Network (Roca WM, Mayer JE, Pastor-Corrales MA, Tohme
        J, eds) CIAT, Cali-Colombia, 7-10 Sep 1993. pp 261-273.
 12. Constabel EC, Goodwin PH, Mayer JE, Michaels TE, Pastor-Corrales MA (1994)
        Application in a breeding program of a DNA probe for the quantitative detection of
        bacteria causing common bacterial blight in bean. Proceedings of the Second
        International Scientific Meeting of the Phaseolus Beans Advanced Research Network
        (Roca WM, Mayer JE, Pastor-Corrales MA, Tohme J, eds) CIAT, Cali-Colombia, 7-10
        Sep 1993. pp 246-250.
 13. Mirkov TE, Pueyo JJ, Mayer JE, Kjemtrup S, Cardona C, Chrispeels MJ (1994) Molecular
        and functional analysis of α-amylase inhibitor genes and proteins in the common bean
        P. vulgaris. Proceedings of the Second International Scientific Meeting of the
        Phaseolus Beans Advanced Research Network (Roca WM, Mayer JE, Pastor-Corrales
        MA, Tohme J, eds) CIAT, Cali-Colombia, 7-10 Sep 1993. pp 246-250.
 14. Mayer JE (1994) Biotechnology and biodiversity. Proceedings of Biotechnology
        Conference "Advances in Tissue Culture - Technology for Improved Planting Material".
        Kingston, Jamaica, 11-13 April 1994. Scientific Research Council, Jamaica. pp 52-56.
 15. Mayer JE (1994) Training and extension for plant tissue culture in the Caribbean and in
        Latin America. Proceedings of Biotechnology Conference "Advances in Tissue Culture -
        Technology for Improved Planting Material". Kingston, Jamaica, 11-13 April 1994.
        Scientific Research Council, Jamaica. pp 178-180.
 16. Zambrano AP, Flórez CJ, Giraud E, Chuzel G, Dufour D, Mayer JE (1994) Biochemical
        and physiological characterization of amylolytic acid bacteria isolated from cassava sour
        starch fermentation. Intl. Meeting on Cassava Sour Flour and Starch. CIAT and SAR-
        CIRAD , Jan 11-15, Cali-Colombia.
 17. Zambrano AP, Chaves AL, Flórez CJ, Giraud E, Chuzel G, Dufour D, Mayer JE (1994)
        Biochemical and physiological characterization of amylolytic acid bacteria isolated from
        cassava sour starch fermentation. Gestion des populations Microbiennes dans les
        industries agro-alimentaires. Soc Française de Microbiol. March 9-10, Dijon-France.
 18. Zambrano AP, Quiñones G, Chaves AL, Corredor M, Dufour D, Mayer JE (1994)
        Molecular and biochemical characterization of amylolytic acid bacteria isolated from
        cassava sour starch fermentation. LACTIC 94, Sep 7-9, Caen-France.
 19. O'Brien GM, Mayer JE, Chaves AL, Orozco O, Wenham JE, Wheatley CC (1996)
        Biochemical studies of cassava root post-harvest physiological deterioration. 6th
        Symposium of the International Society for Tropical Root Crops - Africa Branch (ISTRC
        AB) 22-28 October 1995, Lilongwe, Malawi.
 20. Mayer JE (1995) Diversidad Biomolecular. II Encuentro Científico del Departamento de
        Biología, Universidad Nacional de Colombia. (Cala P, Perea M, Ramírez J, eds)
        Santafé de Bogotá, 18-22 Sep. pp 47-48.
 21. Mayer JE (1996) MIP, Los Hongos Entomopatógenos y la Biotecnología. Memorias del II
        Seminario Nacional de Biotecnología. Universidad del Tolima, Ibagué 23-25 Mayo.
 22. O’Brien GM, van Oirschot Q, Orozco O, Chaves AL, Mayer JE (1996) The effects of pre-
        harvest pruning of cassava upon post-harvest deterioration potential, scopoletin and dry
        matter contents. 3rd International Meeting of the Cassava Biotechnology Network.
        August 1996. Kampala, Uganda.
 23. Pineda CA, Wenzl P, Mayer JE, Mesjasz-Przybylowicz J, Przybylowicz WJ, Prozesky VM
        (1996) Study of the nutrient distribution in root tips of the tropical forage Brachiaria.
        Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Nuclear Microprobe Technology
        and Applications. 10-15 Nov 1996. Santa Fe, New Mexico.




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 24. Pineda CA, Wenzl P, Mayer JE, Mesjasz-Przybylowicz J, Przybylowicz WJ, Prozesky VM
        (1996) PIXE-study of the nutrient distribution in root tips of Brachiaria spp. Proceedings
        of the Microscopic Society of Southern Africa 26:56.
 25. Wenzl P, Mancilla LI, Chaves AL, Rao IM, Mayer J (1997) Plant-response to the multiple
        abiotic stresses in acid soils: an integrative approach. Presented at Radical Biology: An
        International Symposium in Root Biology. Penn State University. May 22-24.
 26. Wenzl P, Pineda CA, Rao IM, Mayer JE (1997) Aluminum-induced phosphorus
        accumulation in the meristematic zone of root apices in Brachiaria decumbens.
        Proceedings of the International Symposium of Plant Response to Ionic Stress:
        Aluminum and other ions. Sep 19-20, Kurashiki, Japan, p 8-9.
 27. Wenzl P, Pineda CA, Mayer JE, Mesjasz-Przybylowicz J, Przybylowicz WJ, Prozesky VM
        (1997) Effect of ASl on elemental distributions in roots apices of Brachiaria decumbens.
        Proceedings of the Microscopic Society of Southern Africa 27:88.
 28. Wenzl P, Macilla LI, Rao IM, Mayer JE (1997) Simulated acid soil stress and its influence
        on root growth and the H+-ATPase of root plasma membranes in a tropical forage
        grass, Brachiaria. In, Radical Biology: Advances and Perspectives on the Function of
        Plant Roots. Flores HE, Lynch JP, Eissenstat D, eds. Amer Soc of Plant Physiologists,
        Rockville MD. Curr Topics Plant Physiol 18:483-486.
 29. Wenzl P, Rao IM, Mayer JE, Roca W (1999) Aluminum tolerance and other traits
        contributing to acid soil adaptation in a tropical forage grass, Brachiaria decumbens.
        Meeting on Genetic Improvement of Al Resistance. Campinas, Brazil.
30. Mayer JE (2001) Patents, Tools or Impediment? Workshop, Biotechnology and
        Development in the Andean Countries. UNIDO-Peruvian Government-CIP. 18-20 Nov
        2001. Lima-Peru.
31. Mayer JE (2004) Derechos de Propiedad Industrial – Derecho al Desarrollo. RedBio 2004
        Conference, June 2004, República Dominicana.
32. Mayer JE (2005) The Golden Rice Trek – The next generation. Science Festival,
        Göteborg, Sweden. 25 April 2005.
33. Mayer JE (2005) Development and Impact of Golden Rice. 11th Annual FDA Science
        Forum. 27-28 April 2005, Washington DC.
34. Mayer JE (2005) Improving health with provitamin A-enriched rice. Symposium on the
        occasion of World Food Day: Poor health, food insecurity and poverty: How to break a
        vicious circle? Berne, Switzerland 13 October 2005.
35. Mayer JE (2006) Biotecnología Agrícola y los Derechos de Propiedad Industrial en LAC.
        Taller Internacional Biotecnología y Biodiversidad: El Reto de la Valoración Sostenible
        de los Recursos. Universidad Externado de Colombia. 26 Abril 2006. Bogota-Colombia.
36. Mayer JE (2006) Oportunidades y Retos para la Biotecnología Agrícola en LAC. Curso-
        Taller Bioseguridad Ambiental: Evaluación, Manejo y Monitoreo de OGM. 26-28 Abril
        2006. Instituto Humboldt y CIAT. Cali-Colombia.
37. Mayer JE (2006) Preventing multiple micronutrient deficiencies using biofortification.
        Colloquium Food and Nutrition Security of the World: The Role of Biotechnology. 10-11
        May 2006. University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart- Germany.
38. Mayer JE (2006) Golden Rice — a biofortification catalyst. Agricultural Biotechnology
        International Conference. 6-9 Aug 2006, Melbourne, Australia.
39. Mayer JE (2006) Golden Rice deployment in target countries. 26th Conference of the
        International Association of Agricultural Economists. 12-18 Aug 2006. Gold Coast, QLD,
        Australia.
40. Mayer JE (2006) Delivering Golden Rice to Developing Countries. 120th International
        Association of Analytical Chemists (AOAC) Meeting & Exposition. 17-21 Sept 2006.
        Minneapolis-USA.
41. Mayer JE (2006) Derecho de Propiedad Intelectual como herramienta de desarrollo
        económico. Seminario Regional: Los Derechos de Propiedad Intelectual en el Ámbito
        de los recursos fitogenéticos. REDBIO/FAO. 18-20 Octubre 2006, Buenos Aires-
        Argentina.




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