Jamie Metzl’s article for our spring issue, “Brave New World War”, has compelled the House Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade to host a hearing on the subject of genetic modification. The subcommittee is chaired by Brad Sherman (D-CA) and is under the Foreign Affairs Committee. The hearing is open to the public.
Subject: “Genetics and other Human Modification Technologies: Sensible International Regulation or a New Kind of Arms Race?”
Date: Thursday, June 19, 2008
Time: 10 AM
Location: Room 2200 of the Rayburn House Office Building
You can read Metzl’s article for us here. In our most recent issue, genetics expert Henry Greely responded to Metzl’s piece.House Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation and Trade