Takshashila Blue Paper: A Framework for Governing Gene Editing in India

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This Blue Paper was prepared as a result of a roundtable discussion organised by the Takshashila Institution on 15 December 2017, based on the Discussion Document: A Framework for Governing Gene Editing.

The discussion document develops a framework to analyse gene editing technologies. The paper explores three broad categories, corresponding to the stage of development of the technology: Fundamental R&D, Commercial R&D and Commercialisation. Each of these groups requires a different governance principle. This idea is used to develop a three-level framework to govern gene editing technologies.

The Blue Paper highlights the recommendations of the all participants at the roundtable discussion, which was chaired by Dr. Vijay Chandru.


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