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Consequences, Opportunities and Challenges of Modern Biotechnology for Europe

  • Authors: Eleni Zika, Ilias Papatryfon, Oliver Wolf, Manuel G√≥mez-Barbero, Alexander J. Stein, Anne-Katrin Bock
  • EUR Number: 22728 EN
  • Publication date: 4/2007


Modern biotechnology is considered as one of the key enabling technologies of the 21st century to support the sustainable development of the European Union. The Biotechnology for Europe Study (Bio4EU) provides the first comprehensive evaluation of the contributions that modern biotechnology is making in the context of major European Union policy goals. The present report, the Bio4EU synthesis report, sets out the main findings of the study.

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