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Applications and ethics of computer-designed organisms

Levin, M., Bongard, J. & Lunshof, J. E., 11-Aug-2020, In : Nature Reviews Molecular Cell Biology. 21, 11, p. 655-656 2 p.

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Levin, M., Bongard, J., & Lunshof, J. E. (2020). Applications and ethics of computer-designed organisms. Nature Reviews Molecular Cell Biology, 21(11), 655-656. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41580-020-00284-z

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Levin, M. ; Bongard, J. ; Lunshof, J. E. / Applications and ethics of computer-designed organisms. In: Nature Reviews Molecular Cell Biology. 2020 ; Vol. 21, No. 11. pp. 655-656.

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Levin, M, Bongard, J & Lunshof, JE 2020, 'Applications and ethics of computer-designed organisms', Nature Reviews Molecular Cell Biology, vol. 21, no. 11, pp. 655-656. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41580-020-00284-z

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Applications and ethics of computer-designed organisms. / Levin, M.; Bongard, J.; Lunshof, J. E.

In: Nature Reviews Molecular Cell Biology, Vol. 21, No. 11, 11.08.2020, p. 655-656.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/Letter to the editorAcademicpeer-review

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Levin M, Bongard J, Lunshof JE. Applications and ethics of computer-designed organisms. Nature Reviews Molecular Cell Biology. 2020 Aug 11;21(11):655-656. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41580-020-00284-z


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