Genetic Resources

Some articles on genetic resources:

Crop Diversity - Organizations, Technology and Solutions
... International Plant Genetic Resources Institute (IPGRI – now known as Bioversity International), the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture ... and international efforts to preserve agricultural genetic resources through ex situ (off-site) methods such as seed and sperm banks for further research and/or crop ... The CGIAR holds one of the world's largest off site collections of plant genetic resources in trust for the world community ...
Bioversity International - Background
... At first it worked on the emergency collection of plant genetic resources ... Then came a phase of promoting the conservation of plant genetic resources through use ... It has also expanded its focus from strictly plant genetic resources to include animals, microbes and other aspects of agricultural biodiversity ...
Abyssinian Shorthorned Zebu - Source
... "The state of African cattle genetic resources I.." Animal Genetic Resources Information 25 (1 1999) 25. 2008 Domestic Animal Genetic Resources Information System ...
Convention On Biological Diversity - Nagoya Protocol - Obligations - Compliance Obligations
... legislation or regulatory requirements of the contracting party providing genetic resources, and contractual obligations reflected in mutually agreed terms ... are to Take measures providing that genetic resources utilized within their jurisdiction have been accessed in accordance with prior informed consent, and that mutually agreed terms have been established, as required ...
Indian Council Of Agricultural Research - ICAR Institutions - Bureau
... Important Micro Organisms, Mau Nath Bhanjan, Uttar Pradesh National Bureau of Animal Genetic Resources, Karnal, Haryana National Bureau of Fish Genetic Resources, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh National ...

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