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Cover for Introduction to environmental risk assessment for transgenic fish.

The objectives, structure and purpose of this book on environmental risk assessment for transgenic fish are presented. The definitions and types of risk assessment methods are discussed. The framework and process for environmental risk assessment are given focus.

Author(s)
Hayes, K. R.; Kapuscinski, A. R.; Dana, G.; Li, S.; Devlin, R. H.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845932961)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Risk assessment of transgenic fish: synthesis and conclusions.

This book presents a comprehensive risk assessment framework and science-based methodologies for assessing and managing potential environmental risks pertaining to aquaculture and other uses of transgenic fish. This concluding chapter summarizes the main messages of the book, identifies...

Author(s)
Kapuscinski, A. R.; Dana, G.; Hayes, K. R.; Li, S.; Nelson, K. C.; Nam, Y. K.; Gong, Z.; Devlin, R. H.; Mair, G. C.; Senanan, W.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845932961)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Gene construct and expression: information relevant for risk assessment and management.

This chapter introduces and explores some aspects of transgene loci and their expression that are relevant for assessing the possible environmental effects of transgenic aquatic organisms, particularly transgenic finfish. Basic transgenic technology is reviewed, and major concerns surrounding the...

Author(s)
Gong, Z.; Maclean, N.; Devlin, R. H.; Martinez, R.; Omitogun, O.; Estrada, M. P.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845932961)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Approaches to assessing gene flow.

This chapter focuses on ways to assess the likelihood of gene flow before approved use and actual entry of transgenic fish into the environment. A step-by-step approach for assessing gene flow based on a fault tree of the chain of events necessary for introgression of transgenes into a wild...

Author(s)
Kapuscinski, A. R.; Hard, J. J.; Paulson, K. M.; Neira, R.; Ponniah, A.; Kamonrat, W.; Mwanja, W.; Fleming, I. A.; Gallardo, J.; Devlin, R. H.; Trisak, J.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845932961)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Assessing ecological effects of transgenic fish prior to entry into nature.

This chapter addresses the methodologies for assessing the potential ecological effects of transgenic fish before they actually enter unconfined environments. A strategy for identifying the most important data is outlined, and methods for generating them are presented. The following are also...

Author(s)
Devlin, R. H.; Sundström, L. F.; Johnsson, J. I.; Fleming, I. A.; Hayes, K. R.; Ojwang, W. O.; Bambaradeniya, C.; Zakaraia-Ismail, M.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845932961)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Risk management: post-approval monitoring and remediation.

This chapter addresses the considerations for the design of a monitoring programme for detecting the presence of transgenic escapees and some of their subsequent ecological consequences. The monitoring endpoints and relevant scientific and statistical methodologies are identified as well as the...

Author(s)
Senanan, W.; Hard, J. J.; Alcivar-Warren, A.; Trisak, J.; Zakaraia-Ismail, M.; Lorenzo Hernandez, M.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845932961)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Problem formulation and options assessment: science-guided deliberation in environmental risk assessment of transgenic fish.

This chapter provides an overview of problem formulation and options assessment (PFOA) for scientists, risk assessment specialists, industry representatives and other interested public stakeholders who may be involved in deliberation over transgenic fish technology. This chapter explains how PFOA...

Author(s)
Nelson, K. C.; Basiao, Z.; Cooper, A. M.; Dey, M.; Fonticiella, D.; Lorenzo Hernandez, M.; Kunawasen, S.; Leelapatra, W.; Li, S.; Ratner, B. D.; Toledo, M. I.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845932961)
Type
Book chapter

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