Crop Biotech Update

Book on Biosafety Regulations in the Philippines

June 26, 2009

The Philippine National Academy of Science and Technology recently published a book entitled "Biosafety Regulations in the Philippines". The book highlights the milestones of the first fifteen years of the National Committee on Biosafety of the Philippines as well as the projected role of this regulatory body in meeting the challenges in the next fifteen years. The production of this book was also supported by the Philippine Department of Science and Technology, the National Committee on Biosafety of the Philippines and the Program for Biosafety Systems.

For more information about the book and to obtain copies, you may contact the NCBP secretariat at jfle@dost.gov.ph  For updates on biotechnology in the Philippines you may contact bic@agri.searca.org