Tables and Boxes

TABLES

2.1

 

State of the Art of Transgenic Technology for Selected Organisms

 

39

3.1

 

Potential Uses of Transgenic Animals for Pharmaceutical Production

 

53

3.2

 

Applications of Xenotransplantation

 

55

3.3

 

Exogenous Pig Viruses of Concern in Xenotransplantation

 

57

3.4

 

Theoretical Scale of Risks Associated With PERV Transmission From Xenotransplants

 

60

5.1

 

Factors Contributing to Level of Concern for Species Transformed

 

83

BOXES

1.1

 

A Definition of Cloning

 

18

1.2

 

Progression of Technologies Incorporated into Modern Animal Agriculture

 

19

1.3

 

Examples of Technologies that are Experimentally Established but not Yet in Widespread Use in Animal Agriculture

 

22

1.4

 

Harms, Hazards, and Risks

 

33

2.1

 

Knockout and Knockin Technology

 

38

7.1

 

Error Bias

 

110

7.2

 

Labeling

 

118



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