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iGEM teams are required to document their safety practices and the ethical implications of their projects<cite>igem</cite>.
iGEM teams are required to document their safety practices and the ethical implications of their projects<cite>igem</cite>.
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== Conferences ==
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* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Asilomar_Conference_on_Recombinant_DNA Asilomar Conference (1975)
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* [http://www.synbiosafe.eu/ SynBioSafe Project]
== References ==
== References ==

Revision as of 15:43, 14 January 2013

Ethical considerations for practicing synthetic biology

  • "Improving" Nature / Playing God
  • Bioterrorism
  • Ecological disasters
  • ...

iGEM teams are required to document their safety practices and the ethical implications of their projects[1].

Conferences

References

  1. http://igem.org/Safety [igem]
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