Letters, Testimony & Comments

Re: Docket No. 2003N-0573; Department of Health and Human Services, Food and Drug Administration; Draft Animal Cloning Risk Assessment; Proposed Risk Management Plan; Draft Guidance for Industry; 72 Fed. Reg. 136
Consumer Questions About Food Products From Cloned Animals: Talking Points for Retailers Q. What is cloning? A. Cloning is an assisted reproductive technique that produces an animal that is an identical twin of an existing animal. Q. Is...
Dear Ms. Tipton, Mr. Kozak and Mr. Suber: On behalf of the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO), I urge the International Dairy Foods Association, the National Milk Products Federation and U.S. Dairy Export Council and their members to join...
Dear Secretary Johanns: On behalf of the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO), I request your support for publication of the U. S: Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) draft risk assessment on the safety of livestock cloning. We ask...
Re: Docket No. AMS-TM-07-0032; TM-07-05, Notice of Meeting of the National Organic Standards Board [Federal Register: March 12, 2007 (Volume 72, Number 47) Page 10971-10973], National Organic Standards Board Cloning Recommendation. Dear Ms....
RE: Notice, Request for Comment WTO Dispute Settlement Proceedings Regarding Measures of the European Communities Affecting the Approval and Marketing of Biotech Products (Federal Register Vol. 73, No. 16 January 24, 2008) Dear Sir/Madam: The...
RE: Notice of Public Hearing Concerning China's Compliance with WTO Commitments Written Comments (Federal Register Vol. 71, No. 145 July 28, 2006) Dear Ms. Blue: The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) appreciates this opportunity to...
Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions Industrial Biotechnology and Biorefining
Every Year... -of the 57 million people who die, 10.5 million are children under 5 years and 1.5 million are children between the ages of 5 and 15; -of the under-fives, half of those deaths occur in Africa, and more than 60% of all under-five...
Government's role in developing solutions for diseases that disproportionately affect developing countries Introduction: -Inequalities in health and food security keep widening between developed and developing countries, esp. SSA e.g. infant...
National Institutes of Health: An International Perspective NIH Mission: To uncover new knowledge that will lead to improved public health world-wide. Importance of Global Health Research: Humanitarian Objectives Globalization of Health...
Innovation And The Global Research Enterprise WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION GENEVA—NOVEMBER 2007 THEODORE J. ROUMEL VICE PRESIDENT for RESEARCH, INNOVATION AND COMMERCIALIZATION UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND BIOTECHNOLOGY INSTITUTE Background -...
Dear Senators Reid and McConnell: On behalf of the more than 430 undersigned organizations representing American innovation from all 50 states and the District of Columbia in fields including agriculture, alternative energy, biotechnology,...
Dear Representative Issa: I write on behalf of the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) to commend your sponsorship of, and express our support for, H.R. 5418, which would establish a pilot program in certain United States district courts...
The Cures Acceleration Network, passed in the recently enacted healthcare reform bill, will provide funding to public and private entities to bridge the gap between basic research and cures for patients.
Part D-Small Business Early-Stage Investment Program Sec. 399A Establishment of Program The Administrator shall establish and carry out an early-stage investment program (hereinafter referred to in this part as the 'program') to...
The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) appreciates the opportunity to provide comments on the proposed regulations to implement the Biomass Crop Assistance Program (BCAP) enacted by the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 (Farm Bill...