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United Nations launch of SSHM report on Synthetic Biology and Biosecurity

A report on synthetic biology and security by SSHM researchers Catherine Jefferson, Filippa Lentzos and Claire Marris will be launched at the United Nations in Geneva on 6 August 2014. The event coincides with the annual meeting of bioweapons experts, and will … Continue reading

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Synthetic biology: How scared should we be?

Experts are meeting tomorrow, February 28th, at King’s College London to address some of the key security questions raised by the emerging field of synthetic biology: Will it enable the creation of dangerous viruses from scratch? Will synthetic organisms be … Continue reading

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