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Enhanced regulation of synthetic biology

McLennan, Alison Skye


The accelerating pace of scientific research and uncertainties about the risks and benefits of emerging technologies create complex challenges for regulation. These include whether a new technology requires a new regulatory approach, managing the time lag between science and law, and facilitating beneficial innovation. This multidisciplinary thesis explores the interplay between regulation and emerging technologies by analysing the challenges posed by synthetic biology, a burgeoning new...[Show more]

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Date published: 2014
Type: Thesis (PhD)
DOI: 10.25911/5d5146e80b6cf
Embargoed until: 2075-07-29
Access Rights: Restricted access


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