Horizontal Gene Transfer
The Hidden Hazards of Genetic Engineering
by Mae Wan-Ho
This is part of a series of papers on biotechnology and biosafety that the Third World Network is publishing with a view to deepening public understanding on the ecological and safety aspects of the new biotechnologies, especially genetic engineering.
Chapter 1 Transgenic pollen and baby bees
Chapter 2 Horizontal gene transfer may spread transgenes to the entire biosphere
3 Genetic engineering is unregulated horizontal gene transfer
4 What are the hazards of horizontal gene transfer?
5 Transgenic DNA may be more likely to transfer horizontally than
Chapter 6 Additional hazards from viral promoters
Chapter 7 Evidence for horizontal transfer of transgenic DNA
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