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What does BT stand for?

BT stands for Bacillus Thuringiensis

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It contains a gene from the bacterium Bacillus thuringiensis that expresses a toxin (Bt toxin) poisonous to some pest insects.
Using Bacillus thuringiensis, or Bt, a naturally occurring soil bacterium that kills pests if inserted into growing plants, researchers at Genfor in Chile's rainy southern forests say they are near to producing a commercial viable Bt tree.