Synbio is a diverse field with diverse applications, and the different contexts (e.g., gain-of-function research, biofuels) raise different ethical and governance challenges. The objective of this course is to increase learners’ awareness and understanding of ethical and policy/governance issues that arise in the design, conduct and application of synthetic biology. The course will begin with a short history of recombinant DNA technology and how governance of that science developed and evolved, and progress through a series of areas of application of synbio.
Engineering Life: Synbio, Bioethics & Public PolicyUniversidad Johns Hopkins
Acerca de este Curso
Universidad Johns Hopkins
The mission of The Johns Hopkins University is to educate its students and cultivate their capacity for life-long learning, to foster independent and original research, and to bring the benefits of discovery to the world.
- 5 stars66,66 %
- 4 stars15,87 %
- 3 stars7,93 %
- 2 stars1,58 %
- 1 star7,93 %
Principales reseñas sobre ENGINEERING LIFE: SYNBIO, BIOETHICS & PUBLIC POLICY
Great course! Learn a lot of new information about governance in Synbio.
Dr. Matthews is a fantastic instructor; Slide deck is great.
pretty good class. kind of technical but gives one some good stuff to think about
fun and interesting course. very well taught by somebody obviously knowledgeable. Thanks so much.
¿Cuándo podré acceder a las lecciones y tareas?
¿Qué recibiré si compro el Certificado?
¿Hay ayuda económica disponible?
What is the most important thing I'll learn if I take this class?
¿Tienes más preguntas? Visita el Centro de Ayuda al Alumno.