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Cover for Consideration of problem formulation and option assessment (PFOA) for environmental risk assessment: Bt cotton in Vietnam.

This chapter describes the application of problem formulation and option assessment (PFOA; a science-based multi-stakeholder process to formulate problems and assess options as a basis for environmental risk assessment when a country is considering the introduction of a genetically modified...

Author(s)
Nguyen Van Uyen; Phan Van Chi; Nguyen Van Bo; Hoang Thanh Nhan; Le Quang Quyen; Nguyen Xuan Hong; Le Minh Sat; Wals, A.; Capalbo, D. M. F.; Nelson, K. C.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845933906)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Transgene locus structure and expression.

This chapter addresses how a transgene can be designed to minimize the cost of risk assessment and identifies the features of a transgene that are essential to characterize risk assessment. Specific topics covered include: (i) transgene design and production; (ii) transgene locus structure and...

Author(s)
Tran Thi Cuc Hoa; Depicker, A.; Kakoli Ghosh; Amugune, N.; PhanÐinh Phap; Tru'o'ng Nam Hai; Andow, D. A.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845933906)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Potential effect of transgenic cotton on non-target herbivores in Vietnam.

This chapter focuses on the assessment of the risk of greater crop damage in Bt cotton by nontarget pest herbivores or disease transmitted by these pests. A diagram of possible risk hypotheses for nontarget herbivores associated with Bt cotton that could lead to pest outbreaks is presented. The...

Author(s)
Nguyen Thi Thu Cuc; Sujii, E. R.; Wilson, L. J.; Underwood, E.; Andow, D. A.; Mai Van Hao; Zhai BaoPing; Ho Van Chien
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845933906)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Environmental risks associated with gene flow from transgenic cotton in Vietnam.

This chapter discusses the potential risks of gene flow from genetically modified insect-resistant cotton in Vietnam, using a general framework to guide gene flow risk assessment. This framework includes assessment stages beginning with the conception of the specific transgenic crops...

Author(s)
West, J. J.; VuÐu'c Quang; Giband, M.; Lu BaoRong; Andow, D. A.; Nguyen Hu'u Ho; Vu'o'ng Thi Phan; Le Quang Quyen
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845933906)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Resistance risk assessment and management for Bt cotton in Vietnam.

This chapter establishes a series of informational needs that are essential to completing an assessment of resistance risk and the development of a practical resistance management plan for the deployment of Bt cotton. It deals with the specific cases of the introduction of either Bollgard II cotton ...

Author(s)
Fitt, G. P.; Andow, D. A.; Nguyen Hu'u Huan; Caprio, M.; Omoto, C.; Nguyen Tho; Nguyen Hong Son; Bui Cach Tuyen
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845933906)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Environmental risk assessment of genetically modified organisms: challenges and opportunities with Bt cotton in Vietnam, Vol.4.

This book (13 chapters), the fourth in a series (the first, second and third books focused on Bt maize in Kenya, Bt cotton in Brazil, and risk assessment and management of transgenic fish, respectively) that provides scientifically peer-reviewed tools that can help developing countries strengthen...

Author(s)
Andow, D. A.; Hillbeck, A.; Tuat, N. van
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845933906)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Challenges and opportunities with GM crops in Vietnam: the case of Bt cotton.

This chapter provides an overview of biosafety regulations for agricultural biotechnology in Vietnam, status of genetically modified (GM) plants and products in Vietnam, cotton production in Vietnam, cultivation of GM cotton worldwide (USA, Australia, China, Argentina, Brazil and South Africa), and ...

Author(s)
Nguyen Van Tuat; Andow, D. A.; Fitt, G. P.; Sujii, E. R.; Fontes, E.; Just, D. R.; Le Quang Quyen
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845933906)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Invertebrate predators in Bt cotton in Vietnam: techniques for prioritizing species and developing risk hypotheses for risk assessment.

This chapter discusses the effects of Bt cotton on predators in Vietnam, provides guidelines for the selection of the most relevant species for risk assessment in a scientifically objective and transparent way, and describes the conduct of a preliminary exposure and adverse effects characterization ...

Author(s)
Pham Van Lam; La Pham Lan; Hilbeck, A.; Nguyen Van Tuat; Lang, A.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845933906)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Potential effects of transgenic cotton on non-target insect parasitoids in Vietnam.

This chapter describes the procedures of an environmental risk assessment model to evaluate the potential effects of transgenic cotton on nontarget parasitoids in Vietnam: (1) identify the relevant functional categories of biodiversity to be analysed and decide the most important functions for risk ...

Author(s)
Nguyen Van Huynh; Birch, A. N. E.; Songa, J.; Nguyen VanÐinh; Tran The Lam
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845933906)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Potential effects of transgenic cotton on flower visitors in Vietnam.

In this chapter, the adverse effects of transgenic cotton on nontarget flower visitors (such as honey bees and Bombus spp.) in Vietnam are discussed, focusing on the following: (i) potential reduction in pollination value; (ii) potential reduction in the economic value of bee products; (iii)...

Author(s)
Le Thi Thu Hong; Dinh Quyet Tam; Hoang Anh Tuan; Track Khu'o'ng Lai; Lövei, G. L.; Pires, C. S. S.; Wan FangHao; Guo JianYing; Andow, D. A.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845933906)
Type
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