|aBeneficial microorganisms in agriculture, food and the environment :|bsafety assessment and regulation /|cedited by Ingvar Sundh, Andrea Wilcks and Mark S. Goettel.
|aOxfordshire, UK :|bCAB International,|cc2012.
|axii, 343 p. :|bill. ;|c25 cm.
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
|aMicrobes and the law : safety assessment and regulation of beneficial microorganisms / Ingvar Sundh, Andrea Wilcks, and Mark S. Goettel -- Safety and regulation of microorganisms added to the food and feed chains, including probiotics : introduction and overview / Stephen Wessels -- Microbes for human and animal consumption / Atte von Wright -- Antibiotic resistance in relation to starter cultures and probiotics / Andrea Wilcks and Angela H.A.M. van Hoek -- Biopreservation of food and feed by postharvest biocontrol with microorganisms / Michael Wisniewski and Samir Droby -- Safety and regulation of microbal pest control agents and microbial plant growth promoters-introduction and overview / Rudiger Hauschild -- Microbial control of invertebrate pests / Stefan T. Jaronski -- Microbial control of plant diseases / Claude Alabouvette, Ulf Heilig, and Christelle Cordier -- Safety and regulation of microbial control of weeds / Harry C. Evans and Marion K. Seier -- Plant growth promotion with microorganisms / John G. Howieson and Sharon L. Fox -- Regulation of microorganisms used for bioremediation, biorefinery and other bioindustrial applications in the USA and Canada / Jim Louter, John J. Sedivy, and Mark Segal -- Determining the safety of microorganisms-introduction and overview / Hans E.N. Bergmans -- Virulence genes in risk assessment of beneficial microorganisms: what do genome sequences tell us? / Trudy M. Wassenaar and Thomas Alter -- Occupational safety of microbial agents / Anne Mette Madsen and Kira Tendal -- Model systems for testing microbial pathogenicity, virulence and toxicity-introduction and overview / Andrea Wilcks, Mark S. Goettel,and Ingvar Sundh -- Nematode and insect models to assay microbial infectivity, virulence, and cytotoxicity / C. Leopold Kurz and Francois Leulier -- Assessing potential cytotoxicity of biocontrol microorganisms using invertebrate assays / Claudio Altomare, Barbara Pernfuss, and Hermann Strasser -- Assessing
|agenotoxic effects of microbial products / Milton A. Typas and Vassili N. Kouvelis -- Assessing the sensitization and irritation properties of microorganisms / Gregorio Loprieno -- International conventions and agreements-consequences for international trade and utilization of biological matter including microorganisms / Carl-Gustaf Thornstrom -- OECD guidelines and harmonization for microbial control agents / Jeroen Meeussen -- Understanding public risk perception for the use of beneficial microorganisms / Keith D. Warner.