Biodiversity and Genetically Modified Organisms

In collaboration with the Italian National Research Council (CNR)

by Claudia Sorlini

Cover of the publication 'Biodiversity and Genetically Modified Organisms'

Introduction and Summary (in italian only)

Collection of Biosafety Reviews - Vol. 2

copertina vol 2

General introduction

  1.  The problems with invasive alien species, and implication for GMOs.
    Author: Jeffrey A. McNeeley, IUCN - The World Conservation Union, 1196 Gland, Switzerland.
  2.  GM fish in the context of biosafety
    Authors: Norman Maclean, Gyulin Hwang and Tom Ashton, School  of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, UK.
  3.  Potential environmental impacts of herbicide-resistant crops.
    Authors: Stephen O. Duke and Antonio L. Cerdeira, United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, MS 38677,USA, Brazilian Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Jaguariuna -SP-13820-00, Brazil.

Collection of Biosafety Reviews - Vol. 3

copertina vol 3General introduction

  1.  From sampling to quantification: developments and harmonisation of procedures for GMO testing in the european union.
    Authors: Maddalena Querci, Claudia Paoletti, Guy Van den Eede
    European Commission, DG Joint Research Centre, Institute for Health and Consumer Protection, Biotechnology and GMOs Unit, Via Enrico Fermi 1, I-21020 Ispra (VA), Italy. Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    European Food Safety Authority -EFSA, GMO Unit. Largo N.Palli 5/A, I-43100 Parma, Italy
  2.  Estimating the potential for ecological harm from gene flow to crop wil relatives.
    Authors: Mike J. Wilkinson and Caroline S. Ford. Institute of Biological Sciences, University of Wales, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, SY23 3DA, UK. Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.