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Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data

Animal biotechnology: science-based concerns / Committee on Defining Science-based Concerns Associated with Products of Animal Biotechnology, Committee on Agricultural Biotechnology, Health, and the Environment, Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources, Board on Life Sciences, Division on Earth and Life Studies.

p. cm.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

ISBN 0-309-08439-3 (pbk.)

1. Animal biotechnology. I. National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Defining Science-based Concerns Associated with Products of Animal Biotechnology.

SF140.B54 A58 2002

660'.65—dc21

2002151075

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