Biotechnology and a Better World by Design

I will be moderating a panel on the roles of biotechnology in development at the upcoming A Better World by Design conference at Brown University. The theme of the panel will be the promise and challenges of implementing biotechnology advances for public benefit, with a focus on topics such as disease prevention, agricultural improvements, and political hurdles.

The panel will be on October 1st at Brown University. For more details, see the A Better World by Design website.

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  1. Scott Vogelsberg
      September 15, 2010

    This sounds like an interesting panel discussion, Yali. Do you foresee there being a copy of the panel transcript or something similar available to read afterward? Thanks in advance and good luck with the moderation!

  2. BiotechBlog
      September 16, 2010

    I don’t see transcripts or videos of the previous conferences on their website, but I intend to write up the panel as an editorial for the Journal of Commercial Biotechnology.


  3. Virginia Garreton
      October 8, 2010

    Are you allowed to post in your blog a summary of your article for JCBiotechnology? I am talking in behalves of those like me that do not have good access to academic literature.

  4. BiotechBlog
      October 8, 2010

    All my editorials in the JCB are free to access, and I’ll probably post a summary on the blog as well.