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PublisherThe National Academies Press, Washington, DC
Copyright2002
ISBN978-0-309-08439-0
Animal Biotechnology: Science Based Concerns

Added02/03/2016

Updated02/11/2016

Authoring Institution Committee on Defining Science-Based Concerns Associated with Products of Animal Biotechnology Committee on Agricultural Biotechnology, Health, and the Environment Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources Board on Life Sciences Division on Earth and Life Studies National Research Council

Genetic-based animal biotechnology has produced new food and pharmaceutical products and promises many more advances to benefit humankind. These exciting prospects are accompanied by considerable unease, however, about matters such as safety and ethics. This book identifies science-based and policy-related concerns about animal biotechnology key issues that must be resolved before the new breakthroughs can reach their potential.

Genetic-based animal biotechnology has produced new food and pharmaceutical products and promises many more advances to benefit humankind. These exciting prospects are accompanied by considerable unease, however, about matters such as safety and ethics. This book identifies science-based and policy-related concerns about animal biotechnology key issues that must be resolved before the new breakthroughs can reach their potential.

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Authoring Institution (obsolete) Committee on Defining Science-Based Concerns Associated with Products of Animal Biotechnology Committee on Agricultural Biotechnology, Health, and the Environment Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources Board on Life Sciences Division on Earth and Life Studies National Research Council
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