[Swiftwater Gazette] gene editing as a potential WMD

Ed kroposki kroposki at att.net
Sun Feb 14 18:47:00 EST 2016


  geneediting as a potential WMD
“...spy chief to call out gene editing as a potential weaponof mass destruction, or WMD, surprised someexperts.
https://www.technologyreview.com/s/600774/top-us-intelligence-official-calls-gene-editing-a-wmd-threat/#.VruTWntnw5w.twitter
Theconcern is that biotechnology is a “dual use” technology—meaningnormal scientific developments couldalso be harnessed as weapons.



   

  
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