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== Conferences ==
 
== Conferences ==
  
* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Asilomar_Conference_on_Recombinant_DNA Asilomar Conference (1975)
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* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Asilomar_Conference_on_Recombinant_DNA Asilomar Conference] (1975)
 
* [http://www.synbiosafe.eu/ SynBioSafe Project]
 
* [http://www.synbiosafe.eu/ SynBioSafe Project]
  

Revision as of 12:43, 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]