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Briefing Date:09/15/2009
Topic:A New Biology for the 21st Century: Ensuring the United States Leads the Coming Biology Revolution

THE NATIONAL ACADEMIES
National Research Council
Division on Earth and Life Studies
Board on Life Sciences
Committee on a New Biology for the 21st Century:
Ensuring the United States Leads the Coming Biology Revolution

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Congressional Briefing
Tuesday, September 15, 2009
430 Dirksen Senate Office Bldg. – 10:00 a.m.

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A New Biology for the 21st Century:
Ensuring the United States Leads the Coming Biology Revolution

This new report explores the current state of biological research in the United States and recommends how the field can capitalize on recent technological and scientific advances.

This briefing was for members of Congress and congressional staff only. The report was publicly released on September 17, 2009 and can be found, in its entirety, on the Web site of the National Academies Press.

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