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By Anne R Kapuscinski, Keith R Hayes, Sifa Li, Genya Dana

The decline of many person and wild fish shares has commanded a rise in aquaculture creation to satisfy the protein calls for of a growing to be inhabitants. along selective breeding schemes and increasing amenities, transgenic equipment have acquired expanding recognition as a possible think about assembly those demands.With a spotlight on constructing international locations, this 3rd textual content within the sequence presents particular details on environmental biosafety coverage and rules and provides methodologies for assessing ecological dangers linked to transgenic fish.

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