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Date of creation
2008-03-07 15:24 UTC (manoela.miranda@cbd.int)
Date of last update
2015-08-21 22:23 UTC (Anne.Kapuscinski@Dartmouth.edu)
Date of publication
2015-09-18 11:57 UTC (helmut.gaugitsch@umweltbundesamt.at)

General Information
Environmental Risk Assessment of Genetically Modified Organisms. Volume 3: Methodologies for Transgenic Fish
Kapuscinski, AR; Hayes, KR; Li, S; Dana G; CABI Publishing/CAB International
Author’s contact information
Dr. Anne R. Kapuscinski
Sherman Fairchild Distinguished Professor of Sustainability Science,
Dartmouth College, Environmental Studies Program, 6182 Steele Hall
Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
Email: Anne.Kapuscinski@Dartmouth.edu    Tel: +1-603-646-2668
Organization(s) involved in the publication of this resource
CAB International
CABI Publishing
Oxfordshire OX10 8 DE
Phone:+44 0 1491 832111
Fax:+44 0 1491 833508
CABI Publishing
875 Massachusetts
Avenue, 7th Floor
Cambridge, MA 02139
Phone:+1 617 395 4056
Fax:+1 617 354 6875
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Summary, abstract or table of contents
This is the third book in a series on Environmental Risk Assessment of Genetically Modified Organism and provides detailed information relevant for biosafety policy, regulatory frameworks, capacity building training and biosafety education. The book synthesizes interdisciplinary scientific information and provides detailed methodologies for assessing, managing and monitoring of environmental risks of transgenic fish, as well as stakeholder deliberation. The book is relevant to fish LMOs developed for use aquaculture in developing and developed countries and to the diversity of aquatic ecosystems that fish LMOs might enter.
Thematic areas
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”
Section(s) of the “Guidance on Risk Assessment of Living Modified Organisms” this background material is relevant
  • Related issues
  • Annex: Flowchart for the risk assessment process
Additional Information
Type of resource
  • Book / Book chapter
ISBN: 9781845932961
Publisher and its location
CABI Publishing
Wallingford, UK
CAB International 2007
Paper, Hardcover, 305 pages
Volume: 3
Keywords and any other relevant information
risk assessment guidelines
risk management guidelines
environmental monitoring
fish biotechnology
Access to the resource
How to obtain the resource
Purchase hard copies of the book from CABI Publishers at this link: http://www.cabi.org/bookshop/book/9781845932961  Or order from: http://www.cabi.org/Bookshop

Dr. Kapuscinski has a small number of courtesy copies. If you work directly involves risk assessment of fish LMOs and is not for profit , send a request for a courtesy copy, and be sure to clearly explain how you will use the book, to: Anne.Kapuscinski@dartmouth.edu