Researchers provide an assessment of the risk of a nefarious actor developing a synthetic pandemic using an engineered virus. They considered technology availability, threat, vulnerability, and consequences.
Feb 15, 2024
Stem cell research, biodiversity, and genetically modified foods are just three facets of biotechnology that pose challenging policy questions. RAND biotechnology research has assessed the role of the U.S. National Bioethics Advisory Commission, explored the global technology revolution, examined pharmaceutical innovation, and studied health and medical research in several Western countries.