Welfare Aspects of Transgenic Animals: Proceedings Ec-workshop Of October 30, 1995 by L.F.M. van ZutphenWelfare Aspects of Transgenic Animals: Proceedings Ec-workshop Of October 30, 1995 by L.F.M. van Zutphen

Welfare Aspects of Transgenic Animals: Proceedings Ec-workshop Of October 30, 1995

EditorL.F.M. van Zutphen, Miriam van der Meer

Paperback | March 20, 1997

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This book publishes the Proceedings of the EC Workshop on Welfare Apects of Transgenic Animals which took place at Utrecht University, The Netherlands, on October 30, 1995. The techniques of transgenesis and some major fields of application as well as personal views on aspects of animal welfare are presented by leading experts in the field. The book also deals with general aspects of animal welfare and with ethical and legal aspects of producing or using transgenic animals.
Title:Welfare Aspects of Transgenic Animals: Proceedings Ec-workshop Of October 30, 1995Format:PaperbackDimensions:132 pages, 9.25 × 6.1 × 0.03 inPublished:March 20, 1997Publisher:Springer Berlin Heidelberg

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ISBN - 10:3540618392

ISBN - 13:9783540618393

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From the contents: Scientific applications of transgenic mouse models.- Introduction of defined mutations into the mouse germline.- Growth hormone overproduction in transgenic mice: Phenotype alterations and deduced animal models.- Prospectives of transgenic animals for the pharmaceutical industry.- Assessing the welfare of transgenic animals.- Production of transgenic animals: Practical problems and welfare aspects.- Use of transgenic animals and welfare implications.- Transgenic animals: the need for ethical dialogue.- Legislation on transgenic animals in Europe.- The Utrecht workshop on welfare aspects of transgenic animals: General discussion.- Annex: List of participants.- Index.