Dual Use Research of Concern in the Life Sciences: Current Issues and Controversies
by Engineering, and Medicine National Academies of Sciences, Policy and Global Affairs, Technology, and Law Committee on Science, Committee on Dual Use Research of Concern: Options for Future Management
English | Oct. 1, 2017 | ISBN: 0309458889 | 115 Pages | PDF | 2 MB
The potential misuse of advances in life sciences research is raising concerns about national security threats. Dual Use Research of Concern in the Life Sciences: Current Issues and Controversies examines the U.S. strategy for reducing biosecurity risks in life sciences research and considers mechanisms that would allow researchers to manage the dissemination of the results of research while mitigating the potential for harm to national security.