Landscapes, Genomics and Transgenic Conifers

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-3868-6 (Print) 978-1-4020-3869-3 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Pros and cons for Transgenic Conifer Plantations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 13-29

      Foresters and DNA

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      Pages 31-43

      The Question of Commercializing Transgenic Conifers

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      Pages 45-51

      It’s Just A Crop: Public Perception and Transgenic Trees

  2. Genomics Methods, Resources and Alternative Applications

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 55-74

      Genomics Resources for Conifers

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 75-84

      A New Direction for Conifer Genomics

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      Pages 85-106

      Using Genomics to Study Evolutionary Origins of See ds

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      Pages 107-118

      Metabolic Profiling for Transgenic Forest Tre es

  3. Viewing Transgenic Conifer Plantations on a Landscape Scale

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 121-146

      Dispersal of Transgenic Conifer Pollen

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      Pages 147-168

      Gene Flow in Conifers

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      Pages 169-188

      Pines as Invasive Aliens: Outlook on Transgenic Pine Plantations in the Southern Hemisphere

  4. Economics of Transgenic Technology Adoption

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 191-207

      Economic Prospects and Policy Framework of Forest Biotechnology for the Southern U.S.A. and South America

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      Pages 209-225

      Private Forests and Transgenic Forest Trees

  5. Government Regulations and Biosafety

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 229-243

      Canada’s Regulatory Approach

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 245-261

      Biosafety of Transgenic Trees in the United States