Q. 114.0( 4 Votes )

Golden rice is:

A. A variety of rice grown along the yellow river in China

B. Long stored rice having yellow colour tint

C. A transgenic rice having gene for β - carotene

D. Wild variety of rice with yellow coloured grains

Answer :

• Golden rice is the nutritionally modified crop, rich in vitamin A and β-carotene.


• Gene for β-carotene is taken from daffodil and inserted into the rice plant.

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