Webinar on Genetically Modified Algae: A Risk-Benefit Assessment

May 19, 2014

The Bioenergy Technologies Office will present a live webinar titled "Genetically Modified Algae: A Risk-Benefit Assessment" on Thursday, May 22, 2014, from 2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. Eastern Time. During the webinar, Dr. Richard Sayre, of Los Alamos National Laboratory , will present an overview of key biocontainment challenges and policies, as well as examples of algal genetically modified traits engineered to enhance photosynthesis and biomass productivity with respect to risk analysis.

Please join us for an informative and insightful discussion of this emerging topic. For any questions regarding the webinar, please email Katherine Barno. Space is limited, so register now to reserve your spot.