National Research Council; Division on Earth and Life Studies; Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources; Board on Life Sciences; Committee on Biological Confinement of Genetically Engineered Organisms
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National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine; Division on Earth and Life Studies; Policy and Global Affairs; Health and Medicine Division; Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; Board on Life Sciences; Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources; Board on Science, Technology, and Economic Policy; Board on Health Sciences Policy; Forum on Cyber Resilience; Committee on Safeguarding the Bioeconomy: Finding Strategies for Understanding, Evaluating, and Protecting the Bioeconomy While Sustaining Innovation and Growth
A Joseph Henry Press book; Marjorie L. Reaka-Kudla, Don E. Wilson, and Edward O. Wilson, Editors
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