Securing a permit from the United States Department of Agriculture for field work with genetically engineered microbes: a non-prohibitory process

Authors: Shaw, Joe J.; Beauchamp, Chantal Jeanne; Dane, Fany; Kriel, R. J.
Abstract: With increased use genetically enginereed microbes in agriculture is it important scientists at academics institutions to know the appropriate U.S. governement agency for permit acquisition and to have and understanding of the permit process. Procedures for permit acquisition from the United States Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health inspection Service (USDA/APHIS) for limited field releases of genetically engineered microbes are described. Permit scan be issued within 120 days of application are valid for 1 year and can subsquently be renewed 50 days.
Document Type: Article de recherche
Issue Date: 1 January 1992
Open Access Date: Restricted access
Document version: VoR
This document was published in: Microbial Releases, Vol. 1, 51-53 (1992)
Collection:Articles publiés dans des revues avec comité de lecture

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