The Politics of Deoxyribonucleic Acid

Budrys, Algis
April 1977
New Republic;4/16/77, Vol. 176 Issue 16, p18
Presents information on a forum held by the People's Business Commission (PBC) at the National Academy of Sciences in March 1977 to discuss issues regarding recombinant-DNA. Topics discussed at the forum; Concerns over an experiment by scientist Paul Berg on the K-12 Escherichia coli bacterium and the SV 40 virus; Proposals for recombinant-DNA research guidelines.


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