Synthetic Biology and Engineering Ethics

Areas of Interest:

Ethics

Project Type:

Workshop

Latest Update: August 9, 2012
Primary Contact: Rachelle Hollander
202.334.3068

This project involved a workshop that posed the question, “How can engineering ethics contribute to the positive potential of the new field of synthetic biology?” It brought together synthetic biology researchers and experts in engineering ethics and science and technology studies (STS), to examine how research and educational activities can help to achieve those positive goals.

Read notes and other details from the meeting at the Online Ethics Center.