Risk assessment for deliberate releases

the possible impact of genetically engineered microorganisms on the environment
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Springer-Verlag , Berlin, New York
Recombinant microorganisms -- Health aspects., Health risk assess
StatementWalter Klingmüller, ed.
ContributionsKlingmüller, W., 1929-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTP248.6 .R57 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 193 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2529106M
ISBN 100387189300
LC Control Number88004497

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This thorough study is an assessment of the risks involved with the deliberate release of microorganisms modified by means of genetic engineering.

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