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TITLE Synthetic Biology - a discussion paper   Synthetic_biology-A_discussion_paper.pdf (543.9 KB)
Title in the original language Syntesebiologi - debatoplaeg  Syntesebiologi-debatoplæg.pdf (missing)
Document ID LIB678
Document type Scientific advisory body opinion/advice
Issue date 27/04/2012
Original language of the document Danish
Full text available in EN (543.9 KB) and DA (0 B)
Document produced by The Danish Council of Ethics organisation visiting card
Document uploaded by Christa Lundgaard Kjøller
The Danish Council of Ethics
Scientific domains
Policy domains
  • Consumer protection
  • Fundamental rights and ethics


Short description  [synthetic biology],[debate],[approaches to research],[values],[visions],[risks involved],[ethics]
Short description in the original language  [syntesebiologi],[syntesebiologisk forskning],[værdier],[eksempler på syntesebiologiske visioner],[risici],[etik]
Abstract (focusing on the key recommendations)  By way of dialogues with experts and other parties with knowledge of and interest in this subject we have attempted to shed light on a new development area within biotechnology and genetic engineering. We consider it important to discuss the perspectives in synthetic biology while this research area is still in its embryonic stages.
Abstract in the original language (focusing on the key recommendations)  Dette debatmateriale er resultatet af et samarbejde mellem Teknologirådet og Det Etiske Råd om et projekt om syntesebiologi i perioden april 2010 til april 2011. Hensigten har været at sætte syntesebiologien til debat i Danmark i en bredere kreds end det forskningsfaglige miljø.

Gennem dialog med eksperter og andre aktører med viden om og interesse for emnet, har det været formålet med projekte ...

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