Ethics of Synthetic Biology, Part 2 Government officials spoke about ethics and science of synthetic biology, which involves creating biological materials entirely from synthetic ones. They focused on federal oversight programs, as well as safety and security issues.

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  • Christine Grady Acting Chief National Institutes of Health->Clinical Center
  • Amy Gutmann President University of Pennsylvania
  • Faju Kucherlapati Professor Harvard Medical School->Genetics
  • Nelson Michael Director National Naval Medical Center->Retrovirology Research
  • Amy Patterson Director National Institutes of Health->Biotechnology
  • Michael Rodemeyer Executive Director Pew Initiative on Food and Biotechnology
  • James Wagner Co-Chairman Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues
  • Edward You Special Agent Federal Bureau of Investigation
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Jul 12, 2010 | 6:29pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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Aug 16, 2010 | 5:09pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

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