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ICGEB Workshop on Biosafety

16 Oct 2008 - 16:30

Professor Kinderlerer attended a workshop at Ca'tron, just outside Venice on the 22-23rd May addressing the ethics, regulation and IP issues resulting from the use of Genetically Modified Organisms. A similar workshop will be held in Cape Town in September. This will be entitled "Risks, benefits and opportunities for the release of GMOs in the African Region" and will be held on 15-19 September 2008. It will involve well known international experts in the field. Information regarding the workshop may be obtained from the ICGEB website, but applications should be addressed to Dr Hennie Groenewald, PlantBio National Innovation Centre for Plant Biotechnology, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, E-mail: hennieplantbio.co.za