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Gain of Function Research: The Second Symposium
Following on the first symposium, held in December 2014, the second symposium discussing gain of function research will be held on March 10-11, 2016. The symposium will discuss both the risk-benefit matrix developed for the NSABB as well as their draft recommendations. Registration for the event will open in December 2016.
Enhancing the Value of Field Stations
Connecting scientists, educators, and communities to their environments, field stations and marine labs bring the basic tools of science into the field. But to fulfill their unique role, field stations must evolve. Learn more in this report and video.Read More >>
Video: Key Challenge Areas for Convergence and Health
Convergence of the life sciences with fields including physical, chemical, mathematical, computational, engineering, and social sciences is a key strategy to tackle complex challenges and achieve new and innovative solutions. Find out more in this new video.Read More >>