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Theme: Risk assessment of genetically modified micro-organisms in agricultural environment

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RG0101: Factors that influence plasmid conjugation between bacteria in the phytosphere of crop plants
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1993 To 1996, Cost £159,650
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Natural Environment Research Council
Field of Study:   Biotechnology and GMOs
 
 
RG0102: Risk assessment of genetically engineered Lactobacillus plantarum
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1991 To 1993, Cost £93,390
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   University - Newcastle
Field of Study:   Biotechnology and GMOs
 
 
RG0103: Functional impact of genetically modified micro-organisms in soil.
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1997, Cost £200,365
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   University - Surrey, Biological Sciences
Field of Study:   Biotechnology and GMOs
 
 
RG0104: GM Rhizobium strains as tool for assessing risk of deliberate release of microrganisms into the environment
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1990 To 1994, Cost £211,064
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Institute of Grassland and Environment Research (IGER)
Field of Study:   Biotechnology and GMOs
 
 
RG0105: Prokaryotic gene transfer in the phytosphere of sugar beet and wheat
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1990 To 1993, Cost £97,671
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Natural Environment Research Council
Field of Study:   Biotechnology and GMOs
 
 
RG0106: Effects of releasing gems in soil: application of flow cytometry
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1991 To 1994, Cost £122,824
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   University - Liverpool, Natural Environment Research Council
Field of Study:   Biotechnology and GMOs
 
 
RG0107: Experimental monitoring of genetically manipulated bacteria using DNA probes
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1991 To 1994, Cost £104,050
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Rothamsted Research (BBSRC)
Field of Study:   Biotechnology and GMOs
 
 
RG0108: Risk assessment of genetically engineered avian probiotics.
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1998, Cost £121,098
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   University - Newcastle
Field of Study:   Biotechnology and GMOs
 
 
RG0109: Transfer of recombinant genes from a GMO by bacteriophage from soil
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1994, Cost £16,875
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   University - Cardiff
Field of Study:   Biotechnology and GMOs
 
 
RG0110: Experimental monitoring of GM bacteria using DNA probes.
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1995, Cost £40,951
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Rothamsted Research (BBSRC)
Field of Study:   Biotechnology and GMOs
 
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