The release of genetically modified crops into the environment. Part II. Overview of ecological risk assessment.

@article{Conner2003TheRO,
  title={The release of genetically modified crops into the environment. Part II. Overview of ecological risk assessment.},
  author={Anthony J. Conner and Travis R. Glare and Jan Peter Nap},
  journal={The Plant journal : for cell and molecular biology},
  year={2003},
  volume={33 1},
  pages={
          19-46
        }
}
Despite numerous future promises, there is a multitude of concerns about the impact of GM crops on the environment. Key issues in the environmental assessment of GM crops are putative invasiveness, vertical or horizontal gene flow, other ecological impacts, effects on biodiversity and the impact of presence of GM material in other products. These are all highly interdisciplinary and complex issues. A crucial component for a proper assessment is defining the appropriate baseline for comparison… 

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