living modified organism (LMO)

Any organism that is the result of biotechnology and is capable of metabolizing and reproducing.

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  • living modified organism — Abbreviation: LMO Living organism that possess a novel combination of genetic material obtained through the use of modern biotechnology (Convention on Biological Diversity). Synonym of GMO, but restricted to organisms that can endanger biological …   Glossary of Biotechnology

  • living modified organism — noun an organism which possesses a novel combination of genetic material obtained through genetic engineering. Abbrev.: LMO …   Australian English dictionary

  • genetically modified organism — (GMO), living modified organism (LMO) a living organism that has a novel combination of genetic material acquired through genetic engineering …   Medical dictionary

  • LMO (biology) — LMO stands for living modified organisms, which are those organisms that have been genetically modified through the application of biotechnology including organisms that have been modified by novel recombinant DNA techniques as well as those that …   Wikipedia

  • LMO — living modified organism; localized molecular orbital * * * living modified organism …   Medical dictionary

  • LMO — Living Modified Organism (Academic & Science » Botany) * Like Minded Organization (Business » General) * Logistics Management Office (Governmental » Military) …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • LMO — • living modified organism; • localized molecular orbital …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

  • LMO — living modified organism …   Australian English dictionary

  • LMO — Abbreviation for living modified organism …   Glossary of Biotechnology

  • Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety — The Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety is an international agreement on biosafety, as a supplement to the Convention on Biological Diversity. = Overview of the Biosafety Protocol = The Biosafety Protocol seeks to protect biological diversity from… …   Wikipedia

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