The Scientific Institute of Public Health, Belgian focal point for biosafety 1990-2010: 20 years of risk assessment of GMOs and pathogens

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Biosafety relates to the evaluation of the potential risks to human health and the environment associated with the use of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) or pathogenic organisms. The first European Directives on biosafety were adopted in 1990. Since then, biosafety has evolved considerably at Belgian, European and international level.

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