Context matters: On the road to responsible biosafety technologies in synthetic biology

EMBO Reports
Volume 22 Issue 1 7 January 2021
https://www.embopress.org/toc/14693178/current

 

Science & Society 28 December 2020 Open Access
Context matters: On the road to responsible biosafety technologies in synthetic biology
Amalia Kallergi, Enrique Asin‐Garcia, Vitor AP Martins dos Santos, Laurens Landeweerd
Biosafety is a major challenge for developing for synthetic organisms. An early focus on application and their context could assist with the design of appropriate genetic safeguards.