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The Resource Biotechnology research in an age of terrorism, Committee on Research Standards and Practices to Prevent the Destructive Application of Biotechnology; Development, Security, and Cooperation Policy and Global Affairs; National Research Council of the National Academies

Biotechnology research in an age of terrorism, Committee on Research Standards and Practices to Prevent the Destructive Application of Biotechnology; Development, Security, and Cooperation Policy and Global Affairs; National Research Council of the National Academies

Label
Biotechnology research in an age of terrorism
Title
Biotechnology research in an age of terrorism
Statement of responsibility
Committee on Research Standards and Practices to Prevent the Destructive Application of Biotechnology; Development, Security, and Cooperation Policy and Global Affairs; National Research Council of the National Academies
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Additional physical form
Electronic version available on the World Wide Web.
Cataloging source
FHM
Dewey number
660.6/072/073
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • HV6432
  • TP248.23
LC item number
  • .N38 2004
  • .N375 2004
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
HV6431
NAL item number
.N37 2004
Nature of contents
dictionaries
NLM call number
  • 2006 F-774
  • WA 295
NLM item number
N2773b 2004
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National Research Council (U.S.)
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  • Terrorism
  • Bioterrorism
  • Biotechnology
  • Biological Warfare
  • Biotechnology
  • Bioterrorism
  • Confidentiality
  • Government Regulation
  • Terrorism
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Biotechnology research in an age of terrorism, Committee on Research Standards and Practices to Prevent the Destructive Application of Biotechnology; Development, Security, and Cooperation Policy and Global Affairs; National Research Council of the National Academies
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction -- The life sciences today -- The "dual use" dilemma -- A brief history of modern biological warfare -- U.S. policy and the creation of the biological and toxin weapons convention -- The new threat -- Recent examples of "contentious research" in the life sciences -- The response of the life sciences community to previous challenges -- Committee charge and process -- 2. The evolving regulatory environment for life sciences research in the 21st century -- The U.S. regulatory environment -- Framework for implementation of the NIH guidelines for rDNA research -- Types of experiments that require IBC, RAC and NIH director review -- Physical and biological containment strategies for NIH-funded rDNA research activities -- Compliance with and enforcement of the NIH guidelines -- Regulation of microbial agents (listed agents and toxins) -- Possession of select agents -- Importation and interstate shipment of etiologic agents -- Oversight of foreign nationals -- Professional education and responsibilities of life scientists -- The international situation -- 3. Information restriction and control regimes -- Past as prologue? -- Secret and sensitive information -- Publication of sensitive information in the life sciences -- 4. Conclusions and recommendations -- Key assumptions -- Recommendations
Control code
54483580
Dimensions
23 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiv, 147 pages
Isbn
9780309089777
Lccn
2003115100
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)54483580
Label
Biotechnology research in an age of terrorism, Committee on Research Standards and Practices to Prevent the Destructive Application of Biotechnology; Development, Security, and Cooperation Policy and Global Affairs; National Research Council of the National Academies
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction -- The life sciences today -- The "dual use" dilemma -- A brief history of modern biological warfare -- U.S. policy and the creation of the biological and toxin weapons convention -- The new threat -- Recent examples of "contentious research" in the life sciences -- The response of the life sciences community to previous challenges -- Committee charge and process -- 2. The evolving regulatory environment for life sciences research in the 21st century -- The U.S. regulatory environment -- Framework for implementation of the NIH guidelines for rDNA research -- Types of experiments that require IBC, RAC and NIH director review -- Physical and biological containment strategies for NIH-funded rDNA research activities -- Compliance with and enforcement of the NIH guidelines -- Regulation of microbial agents (listed agents and toxins) -- Possession of select agents -- Importation and interstate shipment of etiologic agents -- Oversight of foreign nationals -- Professional education and responsibilities of life scientists -- The international situation -- 3. Information restriction and control regimes -- Past as prologue? -- Secret and sensitive information -- Publication of sensitive information in the life sciences -- 4. Conclusions and recommendations -- Key assumptions -- Recommendations
Control code
54483580
Dimensions
23 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiv, 147 pages
Isbn
9780309089777
Lccn
2003115100
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)54483580

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