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Apr16-172015
Federal Research Regulations and Reporting Requirements: A New Framework for Research Universities in the 21st Century Meeting
Second committee meeting (Washington, DC)

Apr222015
Jefferson Science Fellow Lecture:
How the Brain and Liver Rule the Heart: Impact by the New “Magic Bullets” on Heart Disease

National Academy of Sciences
(Washington, DC)

Apr282015
2015 Henry and Bryna David Lecture: “Communicating the Value and Values of Science”
NAS Keck Center
(Washington, DC)


Apr292015
G7 science academies
Release of 3 statements on global health and on oceans
(Berlin, Germany)


Apr
29-302015

Pathways to Urban Sustainability: Challenges and Opportunities
Second meeting
(Long Beach, CA )


Media Coverage

Rising Workshop

Positioning Synthetic Biology to Meet the Challenges of the 21st Century: Summary Report of a Six Academies Symposium Series (August 2013)
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Ownership and Sharing: Setting the Patent Framework for Innovation in Synthetic Biology
(2014)
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May 7. 2014
Synthetic Biology: Cultural Divide
Nature
In 2003, the US National Research Council issued a report called Patents in the Knowledge-Based Economy, which said that the evidence on how patents affected innovation was still “emergent”.

July 11, 2013

Will Synthetic Biology Become a GM-style Battleground?
BBC News
Next week, national academies from the UK, the US and China will meet in London to discuss the next steps in synthetic biology, including developing codes of conduct. One risk might be that a project in one country proves unnerving to others and ...

 

 

 

 

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