Biological

Dr. Richard Pilch

Precision Medicine and Its Dual-Use Implications for Genetic Weapons Systems

Overview of precision medicine, genetic weapons, and how it carries the potential for dual-use.

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OP #52: Scientific Risk Assessment of Genetic Weapons Systems

Examines potential for precision medicine to be used in a genetic weapon system, state capabilities and motivations, and offers policy recommendations.

Modeling the Food Supply Chain During the Pandemic

Dr. Dalnoki-Veress developed a hypothetical model to build resilient networks that can serve underserved communities during challenging times.

Richard Pilch and Elena Sokova speaking through Zoom

Global Health Security Implications of COVID-19

There are still many grey areas related to the virus, including its origin, emerging genetic variants and security implications.

CNS Seminar video, "Warfare is In Your Genes: What the Biden Administration Should Do About It"

Warfare is In Your Genes: What the Biden Administration Should Do About It

CNS seminar video featuring former Secretary of Defense William Perry, former Governor of California Jerry Brown, and CNS expert Sarah Bidgood.

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The Global Response to COVID-19

WEBINAR SERIES: An ongoing series of webinars addressing the global COVID-19 pandemic response.

OP #49: A Guide to Investigating Outbreak Origins

Nature versus the laboratory.

Nomsa Ndongwe

Low-Hanging Fruit

Revisiting the overlooked Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention.

Asia-Pacific Perspective on Bioweapons & Nuclear Deterrence

The threat and control of one category of WMDs affects that of the other.

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The Threat and Control of Ricin as a Weapon

A case for accelerating ricin prevention and treatment measures.