Information Systems for Biotechnology (ISB)
Information Systems for Biotechnology (ISB) created information resources to support the environmentally responsible use of agricultural biotechnology products. These resources address the development, testing and regulatory review of genetically engineered (GE) plants, animals and microorganisms within the United States and abroad from 1999-2017.
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(ISB, 1999)Jan. 31 – Feb. 3, 1999, in Bethesda, Maryland, the workshop on Ecological Effects of Pest Resistance Genes in Managed Ecosystems was organized to promote multidisciplinary discussions that would lead to a synthesis of what ...
Proceedings of a Workshop on Criteria for Field Testing of Plants with Engineered Regulatory, Metabolic and Signaling Pathways (ISB, 2002)ISB sponsored a workshop in Washington, DC, on June 3-4, 2002, that promoted a multidisciplinary discussion about field testing and management of plants that contain the "newer," more complex genes emerging from plant ...
(ISB, 2008)Originally published in 2001 as A Practical Guide to Containment: Greenhouse Research with Transgenic Plants and Microbes, the 2008 Guide primarily addresses containment of transgenic plants or plant-associated organisms.