Why the Synthetic Cell Needs Democratic Governance
Trends in Biotechnology
Engineering synthetic cells from the bottom up is expected to revolutionize biotechnology. How can synthetic cells support societal transitions necessary to tackle our current global challenges in a socially equitable and sustainable manner? To answer this question, we need to assess socioeconomic considerations and engage in early constructive public dialogue.
|bottom-up synthetic biology, democratic governance, public participation, synthetic cell|
|Trends in Biotechnology|
|Organisation||Erasmus University Rotterdam|
Habets, M.G.J.L. (Michelle G.J.L.), Zwart, H.A.E. (Hub A.E.), & van Est, R. (Rinie). (2020). Why the Synthetic Cell Needs Democratic Governance. Trends in Biotechnology. doi:10.1016/j.tibtech.2020.11.006