Preparing for Future Products of Biotechnology
- New Report and Webinar


Rapid scientific advances are expanding the types of products that can be generated through biotechnology.  Preparing for Future Products of Biotechnology, a new report by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, examines types of biotechnology products that may emerge in the next five to 10 years and provides recommendations on the scientific capabilities, tools, and expertise U.S. regulatory agencies will need in order to make efficient and sound evaluations of future products. 


The chair and other members of the committee that conducted the study and wrote the report will present their findings and recommendations and answer questions during a webinar beginning at 11 a.m. EST on Thursday, March 9.

Please register for the webinar here.



Advance copies of the report will be available to reporters only beginning at 2 p.m. EST on Wednesday, March 8.  The report is embargoed and not for public release before 11 a.m. EST on Thursday, March 9.  To obtain a copy of the report, reporters should contact the Academies’ Office of News and Public Information; tel. 202-334-2138 or email