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- Duke, Stephen O.; Dayan, Franck E.
- Discovery and Synthesis of Crop Protection Products 2015 v.1204 pp. 79-92
- evolution; gene targeting; herbicidal properties; herbicide resistance; herbicides; mechanism of action; phytotoxins; plant protection; weeds
- ... About 20 modes of action (MOAs) are utilized by commercial herbicides, and almost 30 years have passed since the last new MOA was introduced. Rapidly increasing evolution of resistance to herbicides with these MOAs has greatly increased the need for herbicides with new MOAs. Combinatorial chemistry and gene knockout approaches have not led to commercial herbicides with new MOAs. The question arise ...