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NIH Policy on Mitigating Risks of Life Sciences Dual Use Research of Concern

Published September 03, 2013 by OSP

Dual use research of concern (DURC) is life sciences research that provides knowledge, information, products, or technologies that may be misused for harmful purposes. This notice announces NIH’s DURC policy, which aims to preserve the benefits of DURC while minimizing the risks.


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