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Date of creation
2009-04-17 10:21 UTC (manoela.miranda@cbd.int)
Date of last update
2012-08-02 14:25 UTC (dina.abdelhakim@cbd.int)
Date of publication
2012-08-02 14:25 UTC (dina.abdelhakim@cbd.int)

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A Typology of the Effects of (Trans)Gene Flow on the Conservation and Sustainable Use of Genetic Resources
Jack A. Heinemann
  • English
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Summary, abstract or table of contents
This background study paper gives an overview of current research regarding the full range of
possible effects of transgene flow on human health, the environment, the various stakeholders in the
food and feed production chain and on the in situ and ex situ conservation of plant genetic resources
for food and agriculture. The study further describes responses that governments and/or
stakeholders have made, or which could be envisioned, in order to address some or all of these
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
  • 3. Risk assessment of living modified plants with tolerance to abiotic stress
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Type of resource
  • Report / Review / Fact sheet / Notes
Publisher and its location
Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)
PDF (100 pages)
Keywords and any other relevant information
LMO categories: Plants