How customs agencies defend against biological threats today and how that might look in the future.
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Synthetic Biology and Social Discomfort
On the way home from mushroom hunting, someone in the foraging group asks what I do for a living. That’s a tricky question. I could respond with the research I did for my PhD, which would be something like “biology” or “bioengineering” or “synthetic biology”, but none of these answers hold much meaning for people.Continue reading “Synthetic Biology and Social Discomfort”