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Abstract

In the following chapters of this report, summaries are presented of research and other activities of the various groups in the institute. Following a statement of the field of activity or the general problem tackled, a review of the results is given, as well as some information about prospects for the future. These research summaries are based on the reports for the individual projects within each group or programme. On request these project reports are available to interested readers. This annual report deals with: - molecular genetic methods for plant breeding - biotechnological production of valuable compounds by means of (plant) cell cultures and microorganisms - soil biology including the rhizosphere - radioactive contamination of the environment and its public health risks - comparative risk assessment of mutagenic agents The last two programmes are carried out at the institute mainly on behalf of the Ministry of Welfare, National Health and Cultural Affairs and of the Commission of the European Communities for purposes of policy support.

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Authors: ITAL ITAL, WAGENINGEN (THE NETHERLANDS), ITAL, WAGENINGEN (THE NETHERLANDS)
Bibliographic Reference: WRITE TO RESEARCH INSTITUTE ITAL, P.O. BOX 48, 6700 AA WAGENINGEN (THE NETHERLANDS) MENTIONING ANNUAL REPORT 1983, 91 P., FREE OF CHARGE
Record Number: 1989122067500 / Last updated on: 1987-01-01
Category: PUBLICATION
Available languages: en