Chapter on synthetic biology and international law in the Routledge Handbook of War, Law and Technology

Hellestveit has co-authored a chapter on Synthetic biology and the Biological Weapons Convention in the Routledge Handbook of War, Law and Technology  with Filippa Lentzos. The chapter traces recent developments and trends in weaponization of synthetic biology, and assesses whether the categorical ban on biological weapons under international law applies to synthetic biology , identifying some of the faultlines.

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