Gene Drives on the Horizon: Advancing Science, Navigating Uncertainty, and Aligning Research with Public Values
Board on Life Sciences; Division on Earth and Life Studies; National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
NAS Press | 2016 | ISBN: 0309437873 9780309437875 | 231 pages | PDF | 7 MB
This volume outlines the state of knowledge relative to the science, ethics, public engagement, and risk assessment as they pertain to research directions of gene drive systems and governance of the research process. The book offers principles for responsible practices of gene drive research and related applications for use by investigators, their institutions, the research funders, and regulators.