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Biological diversity
Land and Agriculture

Definition(s)

Any living organism that possesses a novel combination of genetic material obtained through the use of modern biotechnology. (Source: Biosafety Protocol, Article 3 paragraph g Cartagena Protocol)

In other languages

French
organisme vivant modifié
Russian
живой измененный организм
Spanish
organismo vivo modificado
Chinese, Simplified
改性活生物体
Arabic
كائنات حية محورة

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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with living modified organism

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Convention on Biological Diversity
Cartagena Protocol
Nagoya – Kuala Lumpur Supplementary Protocol