Genetically Modified Organism (GMO)

  • Any organism, including animals, plants, and microbes whose genome is modified by genetic engineering techniques, is called a genetically modified organism (GMO).
GMO ClassLevel of risk the GMM presents Containment level required to control the risk
Class 1No or negligible riskContainment level 1
Class 2Low riskContainment level 2
Class 3Moderate riskContainment level 3
Class 4High riskContainment level 4

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