Potential risks and benefits of gain-of-function research : summary of a workshop / Frances Sharples, Jo Husbands, Anne-Marie Mazza, Audrey Thevenon, and India Hook-Barnard, rapporteurs ; Board on Life Sciences, Division on Earth and Life Studies, Committee on Science, Technology, and Law, Policy and Global Affairs Division, Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine, National Research Council and Institute of Medicine of the National Academies.

On October 17, 2014, spurred by incidents at U.S. government laboratories that raised serious biosafety concerns, the United States government launched a one-year deliberative process to address the continuing controversy surrounding so-called "gain-of-function" (GOF) research on respirato...

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Main Author: Sharples, Frances Ellen (rapporteur.)
Corporate Author: Gain-of-Function Research (Symposium)
Other Authors: Husbands, Jo L. (rapporteur.), Mazza, Anne-Marie (rapporteur.), Thevenon, Audrey (rapporteur.), Hook-Barnard, India (rapporteur.)
Format: Electronic
Published: Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, [2015]
Series:Online access: NCBI NCBI Bookshelf.
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