Plant molecular farming - Opportunities and challenges
Title in English: Plant molecular farming - Opportunities and challenges
Publication Type: A report issued by the Commission as an EUR report and identified by its EUR number
Year of publication: 2008
Quality validation date: 2009-09-22
Availability in Languages: en
Author(s): SPÖK A European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Institute for Prospective Technological Studies, Seville (ES),KARNER S (Editiors) European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Institute for Prospective Technological Studies, Seville (ES)
The main objective of this study was to identify advantages, prospects, and drivers of and challenges from plant molecular farming (PM farming) with a particular focus on the EU. The report, considers techno-economic, regulatory and wider policy aspects including stakeholder and public perception. It covers PM farming for producing biopharmaceuticals and vaccines, subsequently referred to as plant-made pharmaceuticals (PMPs) and plant-made vaccines (PMVs), and for plant-made industrials (PMIs) intended to be used for food and feed purposes (food supplements, food and feed additives). The study is based on literature reviews, document analysis and interviews.
Bibliographic Reference: EUR 23383 EN (2008), 148 pp. Free of charge
ISBN: 978-92-79-09123-0 Catalogue Number: LF-NA-23383-EN-C
Subject index: Food; Medicine, Health
Facet Codes: Food and food technology,Biolog
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