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Record information and status
Record ID
101027
Status
Published
Date of creation
2010-03-08 17:09 UTC (andrew.bowers@cbd.int)
Date of last update
2012-05-10 17:07 UTC (dina.abdelhakim@cbd.int)
Date of publication
2012-05-10 17:07 UTC (dina.abdelhakim@cbd.int)

General Information
Title
WHO meeting documents
Author
Assorted - see below
Organization(s) involved in the publication of this resource
World Health Organization (WHO)
Avenue Appia 20
Geneva 27
Switzerland, 1211
Phone:+41 22 791 21 11
Fax:+41 22 791 3111
Email:publications@who.int
Url:World Health Organization (WHO)
Language(s)
  • English
Publication date
2009
Subject
Summary, abstract or table of contents
This document contains the following papers:

Introduction to development of internationally acceptable guidance principles for testing and deployment of GM mosquitoes (John D Mumford)

Who Technical Consultation on use of GM mosquitoes to inhibit disease transmission (Jim Lavery)

Formulating an ecological risk assessment (David A Andow)

Conventional Sterile Insect Technique against Anopheles arabiensis (Mark Q. Benedict)

A Precedent for Genetic Engineering; the Environmental Impact Statement on Transgenic Fruit Flies and Cotton Pink Bollworm (Robert I. Rose)

Population replacement strategies for dengue virus vector control (Aedes) - Luke Alphey

Population replacement strategies for dengue virus vector control (Aedes) - Dr. Anthony A. James



Thematic areas
  • Scientific and technical issues
    • Risk assessment
  • Risk assessment and risk management
Background material to the “Guidance on risk assessment of living modified organisms”
Is this document is recommend as background material for the “Guidance on Risk Assessment of Living Modified Organisms”
Yes
Section(s) of the “Guidance on Risk Assessment of Living Modified Organisms” this background material is relevant
  • 5. Risk assessment of living modified mosquitoes species that act as vectors of human and animal diseases
Additional Information
Type of resource
  • Meeting Documents
Publisher and its location
World Health Organization (WHO), Geneva
Format
25-page PDF file
Access to the resource
Link to the resource(s)