Advertisement

Topics

Task Group Public Perceptions of Biotechnology Company Profile

17:14 EDT 21st September 2017 | BioPortfolio

The Task Group on Public Perceptions of Biotechnology is one of the six Task Groups of the European Federation of Biotechnology. It was established in 1991, to increase public awareness and understanding of biotechnology and the life sciences throughout Europe. The objectives are to advance the public debate on biotechnology and to facilitate dialogue between interested parties.

Location

Oude Delft 60
Delft
NL-2611 CD
Netherlands

Contact

Phone: 31 15 212 7800
Fax: 31 15 212 7111
Email: david.bennett@efbpublic.org


News Articles [2014 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

How does the age of our political leaders affect our opinions of older adults?

There is a common perception that older adults as a group have lower social status than middle-aged adults. Researchers at the Robert N. Butler Aging Center at Columbia University's Mailman School of ...

Is margarine actually better for me than butter?

Only 20 years ago butter was the public villain – contributing to raised cholesterol levels and public concern over an increased risk of heart disease. Now this public perception seems to have been ...

APEC: Biotechnology Powerful Tool for Sustainable Agriculture

During the annual APEC High-Level Policy Dialogue on Agricultural Biotechnology (HLPDAB) Meeting in Can Tho, Vietnam on August 20, 2017, the agenda included agricultural biotechnology policies, promot...

Harms Of Thyroid Cancer Screenings Outweigh Benefits, Task Force Says

Despite an industry-backed push for more people to be screened for thyroid cancer, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force has added the option to its don't-do-it category. In other public health news...

Milwaukee Hunger Task Force Scores Big with Assist from M&I and Milwaukee Bucks

MILWAUKEE, Feb. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- M&I, a part of BMO Financial Group, is pleased to announce the donation of $76,650 to Milwaukee's Hunger Task Force. As part of the annual ...

40 Years Ago, GMO Insulin Was Controversial Also

Science writer Hank Campbell writes for American Council on Science and Health about public perceptions ...

The 'ideal' teacher? It's all in your mind

(Concordia University) Two Concordia researchers are turning to Reddit for a more accurate picture of public perceptions of teachers and teaching.

Patient perceptions of chemotherapy side effects differ over time and treatment

Dr Ataseven speaks with ecancer at ESMO 2017 about the cognitive, emotional and social adversity facing cancer patients today. She describes how perceptions of some side effects, such as nausea, hav...

PubMed Articles [6382 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Re-Thinking Anxiety: Using Inoculation Messages to Reduce and Reinterpret Public Speaking Fears.

Inoculation theory offers a framework for protecting individuals against challenges to an existing attitude, belief, or state. Despite the prevalence and damaging effects of public speaking anxiety, i...

The Effects of Gender Composition on Women's Experience in Math Work Groups.

The present studies tested a model outlining the effects of group gender composition on self- and others' perceptions of women's math ability in a truly interactive setting with groups composed entire...

Association between perceptions of public drinking water quality and actual drinking water quality: A community-based exploratory study in Newfoundland (Canada).

Studying public perception on drinking water quality is crucial for managing of water resources, generation of water quality standards, and surveillance of the drinking-water quality. However, in poli...

How Health Department Contextual Factors Affect Public Health Preparedness (PHP) and Perceptions of the 15 PHP Capabilities.

To assess how health department contextual factors influence perceptions of the 15 Public Health Preparedness Capabilities, developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to provide...

Do Perceptual Instructions Lead to Enhanced Performance Relative to Behavioral Instructions?

As people we commonly instruct people in terms of physical actions to carry out to perform any task. However, according to perceptual control theory (Powers, 1973 ), human action serves to control per...

Clinical Trials [4566 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Telephone Assessment and Skill-Building Kit (TASK): A New Program for Family Caregivers of Stroke Survivors

The purpose of this study is to test a new educational program for families taking care of persons who have had a stroke. Caregivers are asked what they think of the TASK program and how ...

Smoke Free Policy Among BEST Bus Employees and Commuters in Mumbai

Three years since the Smoke Free Mumbai campaign and six years since the ban on smoking in public places was implemented. It is necessary to review the situation at this point in time so t...

A Pilot Scheme - Specimen Collection of Health Management Center

Biomedical and biotechnology industry is internationally regarded as the most brilliant star performer of the future. The development of biomedical depends on a high quality academic resea...

Real and Virtual Tasks in Older Adults

Objective: Evaluate whether a task practiced in virtual environment could provide better performance than the same task in real environment and if performing a task in virtual environment ...

Comparative Effectiveness Research of Dual-task and Single-task Balance Training in People With Stroke

The objective of this study is to investigate the effect of dual-task training at impairment, disability, and participation levels for stroke survivors and investigate possible factors aff...

Companies [3552 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Task Group Public Perceptions of Biotechnology

The Task Group on Public Perceptions of Biotechnology is one of the six Task Groups of the European Federation of Biotechnology. It was established in 1991, to increase public awareness and understand...

Biotechnology Centre of Oslo (BiO)

The Biotechnology Centre of Oslo (BiO) is a centre for molecular biology, biotechnology and bioinformatics within the University of Oslo. The centre is devoted to research and post-graduate training.T...

Maine Biotech

The Biotechnology Association of Maine (BAM) is a trade organization which promotes the industry's steady growth, interprets its benefits to the public, and influences pertinent public policy.Center f...

Bioteknologinemnda

The Norwegian Biotechnology Advisory BoardThe Norwegian Biotechnology Advisory Board is an independent body consisting of 24 members appointed by the Norwegian government. Each member has a background...

The Pew Initiative on Food and Biotechnology

Mission StatementAs often occurs with the introduction of transformative technologies, the development of genetically modified foods and other products of agricultural biotechnology has generated sign...

More Information about "Task Group Public Perceptions of Biotechnology" on BioPortfolio

We have published hundreds of Task Group Public Perceptions of Biotechnology news stories on BioPortfolio along with dozens of Task Group Public Perceptions of Biotechnology Clinical Trials and PubMed Articles about Task Group Public Perceptions of Biotechnology for you to read. In addition to the medical data, news and clinical trials, BioPortfolio also has a large collection of Task Group Public Perceptions of Biotechnology Companies in our database. You can also find out about relevant Task Group Public Perceptions of Biotechnology Drugs and Medications on this site too.

Quick Search
Advertisement
 

Relevant Topics

Biotechnology - Biotech
"using living things to create products or to do tasks for humans" About Biotechnology - Biotech Biotechnology is the practice of using plants, animals and micro-organisms such as bacteria, as well as biological processes - such as the ripen...

Biotechnology
Antibodies Antisense Assays Biochips Bioinformatics Biological Therapy Biomarkers Biomaterials Bioscience Cell Culture Cloning Cytokine Diagnostics Dna Extraction Dna Sequencing Dna Transform...


Corporate Database Quicklinks



Searches Linking to this Company Record