Biotechnology and human health :: H21-202/6-2005E-PDF

safeguarding and enhancing the health of Canadians

This pamphlet explains Health Canada’s programs in the area of biotechnology. It presents examples of products regulated by Health Canada, including genetically modified foods, biotechnology-derived health products (such as insulin), environmental products, and bio-based pest control products. It outlines the regulatory process to bring products to market. The pamphlet also describes the department’s challenges and commitments in this area. Lists contact information.

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Department/Agency Health Canada. Health Products and Food Branch.
Title Biotechnology and human health :
Subtitle safeguarding and enhancing the health of Canadians
Publication Type Monograph
Language [English]
Other Language Editions [French]
Format Electronic
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Other Formats Paper-[English | French]
Note The catalogue number (H21-202/6-2005) and ISBN (0-662-69370-1) for the bilingual print edition have been incorrectly copied in this electronic publication.
Date 2005.
Number of Pages 10p.
Catalogue Number
  • H21-202/6-2005E-PDF
Subject Terms Biotechnology, Health