News of the WeekBiosecurity

U.S. Panel Calls for Extra Review of Dual-Use Research

+ See all authors and affiliations

Science  21 Jul 2006:
Vol. 313, Issue 5785, pp. 284
DOI: 10.1126/science.313.5785.284b

You are currently viewing the summary.

View Full Text

Summary

A panel set up to help the U.S. government prevent terrorists from misusing life sciences research has recommended that institutions and journals adopt formal procedures to prescreen the publication of findings from such dual-use projects. (Read more.)