- Risk Assessment Federal ActivityRecommendation 5: Risk Assessment Review and Field Release Gap Analysis
Identify any gaps in current risk assessment practices related to field release of synthetic organisms. Identify any differences in methods or strategies between agencies regarding risk assessments.
- Risk Assessment Federal ActivityRecommendation 6: Monitoring, Containment, and Control
Review of the ability of synthetic organisms to multiply in the natural environment and identify, as needed, reliable containment and control mechanisms. Updated 7/16/12
- Risk Assessment No Federal ActivityRecommendation 7: Risk Assessment Prior to Field Release
Reasonable risk assessments should be carried out prior to field release of research organisms or commercial products involving synthetic biology technology. This assessment should include, as appropriate, plans for staging introduction or release from contained…
- Risk Assessment Federal ActivityRecommendation 12: Periodic Assessment of Security and Safety Risks
Assess specific security and safety risks of synthetic biology research activities in both institutional and non-institutional settings including, but not limited to, the “do-it-yourself” community.
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