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Author McHughen, Alan.

Title Pandora's picnic basket : the potential and hazards of genetically modified foods / Alan McHughen.

Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2000.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  363.1929 M186p    ---  Available
Description viii, 277 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Hors-d'oeuvres and entrees -- Cooking school primer : molecular genetics for everyone -- Home cooking! DIY guide to genetic engineering -- Salad days? conventional and GM foods -- Food : the offal truth -- The issues : where's the beef? -- Figure it out -- More wine, sir? : the role of science in regulation -- Not on the table : the really scary stuff -- Waiter, what do you recommend? : who's serving my best interests? -- More small fry and red herrings -- Waiter, I can't understand the menu : labeling problems -- Waiter, can't I have a GM-free meal? -- The chef does not share his recipes : intellectual property and GM technology -- Just desserts -- Post-prandial delights : some resources.
Subject Food -- Biotechnology.
Transgenic plants.
ISBN 0198506740 (hbk.)
0198507143 (Pbk.)

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