Radcliffe Day 2014 | What Is Life? The Science and Ethics of Creating New Life in the Laboratory

Friday, May 30, 2014

What Is Life? The Science and Ethics of Creating New Life in the Laboratory || Radcliffe Institute

How has knowledge of the human genome transformed the biological sciences? How should we assess the promises, perils, and ethics of creating new organisms in the laboratory? In a panel moderated by Eric S. Lander, I. Glenn Cohen, Linda Griffith, David Liu, and Pamela Silver discuss the science and ethics of creating new life in the laboratory.