Transgenic Plants and Beyond, Vol 86. Advances in Botanical Research

  • ID: 4398526
  • Book
  • 382 Pages
  • Elsevier Science and Technology
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Transgenic Plants, Volume 86, the latest release in the series Advances in Botanical Research, brings together information needed by many teachers, researchers and managers who have to consider biotechnology from a scientific or legal point-of-view. It presents authors who bring their long personal experience on a given subject. Although the subjects are technical in nature, the take-home message of each chapter is understandable by non-specialists.

  • Encompasses various aspects of the GMO debate (its historical background, current status, recent research outcomes, potential future developments)
  • Written by highly competent authors from all continents
  • Based on facts and written in a dispassionate and non-polemical tone
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1. Plant Domestication, the Brave Old World of Genetic Modification  Henry I. Miller and Piero A. Morandini2. How Agrobacterium, a Natural Genetic Engineer, Became a Tool for Modern Agriculture  Léon Otten3. Legal, Regulatory and Labelling Status of Biotech Crops  Arujanan Mahaletchumy and Paul P.S. Teng4. Regulating Safety of Novel Food and Genetically Modified Crops  Andrew Bartholomaeus5. Assessing the Environmental Safety of Transgenic Plants: Honey Bees as a Case Study  Ricroch Agnès, Akkoyunlu Serife, Martin-Laffon Jacqueline and Kuntz Marcel6. Genetic Engineering of Crop Plants: Colombia as a Case Study  Julián Mora-Oberlaender, Adriana C. Hernández, Silvio A. López-Pazos and Alejandro Chaparro-Giraldo7. Recombinant Therapeutic Molecules Produced in Plants  Qiang Chen8. Genome Editing in Agricultural Biotechnology  Maxence Pfeiffer, Francis Quétier and Agnès Ricroch9. Epigenetics, Epigenomics and Crop Improvement  Aliki Kapazoglou, Ioannis Ganopoulos, Eleni Tani and Athanasios Tsaftaris10. Biotechnologies: The Ideal Victim?  Nayla Farouki
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