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impact of biotechnology on living and working conditions

Edward Yoxen

impact of biotechnology on living and working conditions

by Edward Yoxen

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Published by The Foundation, European Community Information Service [distributor] in Shankill, Co. Dublin, Ireland, Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biotechnology -- Social aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by Edward Yoxen] ; European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions.
    ContributionsEuropean Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsT14.5 .Y69 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationii, 114 p. ;
    Number of Pages114
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2114814M
    ISBN 109282575322
    LC Control Number88169963
    OCLC/WorldCa18286633

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    The Impact of Biotechnology on the Vegetable Industry R. Daniel Lineberger Broad Sense "The use of technologies based on living systems to develop commercial processes and products." Agricultural Biotechnology, , Board on Agriculture, National Research Council. Examples of Biotechnology in the Broad Sense. Once a candidate for a commercial crop is selected, the species undergoes additional analyses, as described by Privalle and coworkers, (J. Ag. Food Chem., , ) to determine “the safety of the protein produced by the gene, plant performance, the impact of cultivating the biotechnology crop on the environment, agronomic.

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