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- Gilna, Ben; Kuzma, Jennifer; Otts, Stephanie Showalter
- Biological invasions 2014 v.16 no.6 pp. 1299-1312
- biodiversity; biological control; biological control agents; fish; governance; invasive species; issues and policy; laws and regulations; researchers; stakeholders
- ... The modification of living agents for biological control can be collectively regarded as genetic biocontrol (GBC). Applications to invasive fish are an area of significant work in GBC, employing a diversity of techniques. Some of these techniques are governed by particular legislation, policy or treaty, (e.g., transgenesis), while others deliver agents with similar properties with minimal regulati ...
- Garforth, Kathryn; Miranda, Manoela
- Biological invasions 2014 v.16 no.6 pp. 1313-1323
- biodiversity; biosafety; fish; genetically modified organisms; invasive species; packaging; risk assessment
- ... The Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety is an international treaty under the Convention on Biological Diversity that promotes biosafety by establishing practical rules and procedures for the safe transfer, handling and use of living modified organisms (LMOs), with a specific focus on regulating transboundary movements of these organisms from one country to another. The Protocol includes the advance in ...