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Impacts of applied genetics

United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment.

Impacts of applied genetics

micro-organisms, plants, and animals.

by United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment.

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Published by Congress of the U.S., Office of Technology Assessment, For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S.G.P.O. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

  • Genetic engineering.,
  • Molecular genetics.,
  • Plant genetics.,
  • Breeding.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsUnited States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment.
    LC ClassificationsQH442 .I55
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 331 p. :
    Number of Pages331
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3919188M
    LC Control Number81600046

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