Electronic Journal of Biotechnology ISSN: 0717-3458
  © 2000 by Universidad Católica de Valparaíso -- Chile
Vol. 3 No. 1, Issue of April 15, 2000
 
Web Sites related with Biosafety

Compiled and edited by: Jason Flint
President
BIOINTEL
Javier Verastegui
Coordinator,
CamBioTec-Canada
BIOTECanada

Argentina

  • Comité Nacional Asesor en Biotecnología Agropecuaria- CONABIA

http://siiap.sagyp.mecon.ar/http-hsi/english/conabia/frameing.htm

Australia

  • Australia's Genetic Manipulation Advisory Committee

http://www.science.gov.au/gmac/gmachome.htm

  • Gene Technology Information Unit

http://geneinfo.hightide.net.au/

Belgium

  • The Belgian Biosafety Server

http://biosafety.ihe.be/

Brazil

  • National Technical Biosafety Commission (CTNBio)

http://www.mct.gov.br/ctnbiotec/Default.htm

  • Biosafety Information system

http://www.fiocruz.br/cict/

  • Biosafety Journal, Bioline Publications

http://www.bdt.org.br/bioline/by

  • Information Resource for the Release of Organisms to the Environment

http://www.bdt.org.br

  • BIN21, Biodiversity Information Network

http://www.bdt.org.br/bin21/

  • Tropical database

http://www.bdt.org.br/

  • Legislation Public Policies-CNPq

http://www.cnpq.br/prossiga/rei/politicas-publicas/legis.html

Canada

  • Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Office of Biotechnology

http://www.cfia-acia.agr.ca/english/toc.html

http://www.cfia-acia.agr.ca/english/ppc/biotech/bsco.html

  • Environment Canada - New Substances and Biotechnology

http://www2.ec.gc.ca/cceb1/eng/

  • Health Canada's - Novel Foods

HTTP://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/datahpb/datafood/english/main_e.htm

  • Food Biotechnology Communications Network - FBCN

HTTP://www.foodbiotech.org/

  • Interesting Biosafety Links - University of Ottawa

http://web.uvic.ca/ohs/biolinks.html

  • Info Biotech Canada - NRC

HTTP://www.ibc.nrc.ca/ibc/home.html

  • Plant Biotechnology Institute - NRC

http://www.pbi.nrc.ca/pbi.html

Germany

  • Publications on safety of novel food, German Federal Research Centre for Nutrition

http://www.bfa-ernaehrung.de/

  • Robert Koch-Institut (Department of Genetics and Gene Technology)

http://www.rki.de/GENTEC/GENENG/GENTEC_E.HTM

  • Biosafety Pages - The Plant Pathology Internet Guide Book (PPIGB), Institute for Plant Diseases, University of Bonn.

http://www.ifgb.uni-hannover.de/extern/ppigb/ppigb.htm

Hungary

  • Agricultural Biotechnology Center, Biosafety Homepage

http://www.abc.hu/

Japan

  • Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (Innovative Technology Division)

http://www.s.affrc.go.jp/docs/sentan/

  • Tsukuba Univ. - Regulation & Field Trials of GMOs News

http://www.biol.tsukuba.ac.jp/~macer/index.html

  • Current Status of Transgenic Crop Plants in Japan, MAFF

http://www.s.affrc.go.jp/docs/sentan/eguide/edevelp.htm

Netherlands

  • Biosafety in the Netherlands

http://www.minvrom.nl/milieu/ggo/

New Zealand

  • Food Administration - Ministry of Health

HTTP://www.moh.govt.nz/moh.nsf/wpg_Index/News+and+Issues-Index

Switzerland

  • BATS - Biosafety Research and Assessment of Technology Impacts, of the Swiss Priority Program on Biotechnology

http://www.bats.ch/index.html

United Kingdom

  • Advisory Committee on Releases to the Environment (ACRE), UK Department of the Environment (DoE)

http://www.shef.ac.uk/departments/

  • Institute of Food, Science & Technology - IFST

HTTP://www.easynet.co.uk/ifst/

  • The UK Department of Trade and Industry BioGuide

http://dtiinfo1.dti.gov.uk/

  • Biotechnology in our Food Chain - John Innes Centre

http://www.jic.bbsrc.ac.uk/exhibitions/bio-future/index.htm

  • Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, UK - World Wide Web site

http://www.maff.gov.uk/

United States

  • USDA: Biotechnology and Scientific Services (BSS)- the United States Department of Agriculture (Animal Plant Health Inspection Service)

http://www.aphis.usda.gov/biotech/

  • Biotechnology Information Center (the National Agricultural Library of the US Department of Agriculture)

http://www.nal.usda.gov/bic/

  • US EPA, Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics TSCA Biotechnology Program

http://www.epa.gov/internet/oppts/

http://www.epa.gov/opptintr/biotech/

  • FDA : Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (CFSAN)

http://vm.cfsan.fda.gov/~lrd/biotechm.html

  • Information Systems for Biotechnology, a joint project of Virginia Tech and USDA

http://nbiap.biochem.vt.edu/

  • Agricultural Genome Information Server, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service

http://www.nalusda.gov/

  • International Food Information Council Foundation - Food Safety and Nutrition Information

HTTP://ificinfo.health.org/

  • The American Biological Safety Association

http://www.absa.org/

  • CDC Biosafety Information

http://www.cdc.gov/od/ohs/biosfty/biosfty.htm

http://www.cdc.gov/health/diseases.htm

European Commission

  • Information on Biotechnology, Directorate-General XII: Science, Research and Development

http://www.europa.eu.int/comm/dg12/biot1.html

  • Deliberate field trials notified under part B of Directive 90/220/EEC, from the European Commission, Joint Research Centre

http://food.jrc.it/gmo

International Organizations

  • UNIDO's Biosafety Information Network and Advisory Service (BINAS)

http://binas.unido.org/binas/

  • BIOBIN, Joint UNIDO-OECD Biosafety resource

http://www.oecd.org/ehs/biobin/

  • OECD's "BioTrack Online" - Harmonization of Regulatory Oversight in Biotechnology

http://www.oecd.org/ehs/service.htm

  • International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (ICGEB), Biosafety Pages

http://www.icgeb.trieste.it/biosafety/

  • UNEP's International Register on Biosafety

http://who.unep.ch/biodiv/

  • Technical Co-operation Network on Plant Biotechnology in Latin America and the Caribbean (REDBIO/FAO)

http://www.cnpt.embrapa.br/redbio/

  • AgBiotechNet, CABI Publishing

http://www.agbiotechnet.com

  • IICA-PROCISUR Sistema De Informacoes De Recursos Geneticos Do Cone Sul

http://www.cenargen.embrapa.br/~sirgsur/


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