Excellent website focusing on seven aspects of bioscience: environment,
biodiversity, genomics, biotechnology, evolution, new frontiers and
AfricaBio seeks to provide a
platform that brings together all groups active in the food chain in one
forum to debate the issues surrounding biotechnology.
Ag BioTech InfoNet covers all aspects of the application
of biotechnology and genetic engineering in agricultural production and food
processing and marketing.
An agricultural biotechnology portal with news, reviews, reports, links and
Website of the AgBioWorld Foundation, providing articles, interviews and
This trilingual site (English, French and Dutch) provides basic information
on biotechnology, applications and legislation, especially useful for
The East African Regional
Programme and Research Network for Biotechnology, Biosafety and Biotechnology
Policy Development aims to build capacity in biotechnology in Ethiopia,
Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda and promote appropriate research and related
policies. The Programme aims to use biotechnology in a sustainable manner in
order to help improve livelihoods, ensure food security, and safeguard the
The tri-lingual information and expert network around agribiotechnology
offering current news and developments, background information and the
opportunity to contact scientific experts directly.
Biotechnology Industry Organization
Provides up-to-date background information and external resources on
biotechnology, bioethics, intellectual property and much more, relevant to
the biotechnology industry in the US and abroad.
Biotechnology Information Directory Section
A web directory containing over 1500 links to companies, research institutes,
universities and other organizations specific to biotechnology and related
The Irish online center for news, information and
contacts in the biotechnology sector.
Biotechnology Studies Center Iran
The Biotechnology Studies Center aims to help
Iranian governmental and private sectors in policy approaches to priority
setting for biotechnology development.
International produces quality resources for students and teachers of senior
biology. The Biotechnology section lists sites in the fields of techniques,
processes, applications and ethics.
This internet platform aims to provide information on agricultural
biotechnology and contributes to an open debate on related aspects.
Council for Biotechnology Information
Website by the US Council for Biotechnology Information. This website
provides basic information on plant biotechnology issues and applications.
European Association for Bioindustries
The European Association for Bioindustries provides
news items, information on upcoming events and an excellent links section.
This site might be a good starting point to find intergovernmental
organisations and conventions, non-governmental organisations, industry,
biotech journals and research institution links.
Ground Up is meant as an information platform for anti-GE activists. The site
contains a glossary, cartoons and critical articles.
The International Centre for Genetic Engineering and
This research center conducts innovative research in life sciences for the
benefit of developing countries. The site provides background information on
biotechnology and biosafety in addition to descriptions of current and past
The largest medical reference site. Here you will be able to find links to
pages relating to any aspect of biotechnology.
The National Academies
Information on science, engineering and medicine, consisting of resources,
publications and the National Academies Offices.
Third World Network
The Third World Network is an independent non-profit
international network of organizations and individuals involved in issues
relating to development, the Third World and North- South issues. The
Biotechnology pages provide articles and reports on biotechnology, biosafety
and genetic engineering in the third world.