A Sterile Solution: How Crispr Could Protect Wild Salmon

July 21, 2021 | Guest Author

Gene-editing technology may prevent escaped farmed salmon from interbreeding with their wild counterparts....

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Cultural Beliefs and Stakeholder Affiliation Influence Attitudes Towards Responsible Research and Innovation | Frontiers in Political Science

June 24, 2021 | Jennifer Kuzma

Jennifer Kuzma, June 24, 2021 | Biotech developers are concerned about the future of gene editing having experienced the contentious history of first-generation GM foods. They have also expressed desires to do better with public engagement in gene-editing innovation. The framework of Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) may provide a way forward to act on their desires for greater public legitimacy....

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AgBioFEWS Cohort 2 Group Project | GES Colloquium (Zoom)

May 4, 2021 | Patti Mulligan

AgBioFEWS Cohort 2 Group Project - Understanding Biotech Controversy from a Moral Foundations Framework...

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AgBioFEWS Cohort 1 Group Project | GES Colloquium (Zoom)

April 27, 2021 | Patti Mulligan

Cohort 1 group project: A reliable public dataset for high-quality analysis of agricultural diversity, productivity, and biotechnology in the US...

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Tenku Ruff: Ethics and GES: Exploring the ‘Right Use of Power | GES Colloquium (Zoom)

April 20, 2021 | Patti Mulligan

What steps can we take so our work is carried out in the best interest of all? This talk reviews a framework for scientists and lay people alike. ...

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GES Write-In (Zoom)

April 20, 2021 | Patti Mulligan

This is an excellent opportunity for you to achieve those writing goals for the semester with like-minded individuals. People will work on their own projects at their own pace. We use this event to provide structure and accountability, which results in steady progress and success! Everyone from graduate students to emeritus professors is welcome to join us!...

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A Focus on “Intended Consequences” to Drive Conservation Action | Conservation Science and Practice

April 15, 2021 | Patti Mulligan

Press Release, April 15, 2021 | A newly published special issue of Conservation Science and Practice makes the case for rebalancing the risk–benefit equation in conservation....

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Science in the Cabinet: Implications for the Future of Biotech Research and Innovation | GES Colloquium (Zoom)

April 13, 2021 | Patti Mulligan

Hear a panel discussion from 3 experts on the future of biotechnology policy under the Biden administration. Panelists: Jennifer Kuzma, Robert Cook-Deegan, and Dan Levitan....

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GES Write-In (Zoom)

April 13, 2021 | Patti Mulligan

This is an excellent opportunity for you to achieve those writing goals for the semester with like-minded individuals. People will work on their own projects at their own pace. We use this event to provide structure and accountability, which results in steady progress and success! Everyone from graduate students to emeritus professors is welcome to join us!...

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First GMO Mosquitoes to Be Released In the Florida Keys | Undark

April 12, 2021 | Guest Author

The EPA approved Oxitec's mosquitoes for release this spring. Some scientists and locals want to halt the deployment....

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