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Dec 1-42015
International Summit on Human Gene Editing
Washington, DC

Dec 22015
Workshop on the Integration of the Humanities, Science, Engineering and Medicine
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Dec 92015
What Economics and Policy Can Learn from Engineering Design

Dec 112015
Workshop on National and International Intellectual Property Policies & Practices
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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
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May 7. 2014
Synthetic Biology: Cultural Divide
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 ...