Letter from Maxine Singer to U.S. Representative Richard Ottinger


Title:
Letter from Maxine Singer to U.S. Representative Richard Ottinger
Creator:
Singer, Maxine
Recipient:
United States. Congress. House and Ottinger, Richard
Date:
26 January 1977
Description:
In this letter, written after her first congressional testimony on the issue of recombinant DNA research, Singer insisted that NIH guidelines "afford confidence that potentially dangerous recombinants will not escape from laboratory situations," and that regulation through federal legislation was not required to ensure public and laboratory safety.
Original Repository:
Library of Congress. Maxine Singer Papers
Location:
Box: 33. Folder: 5
Rights:
Reproduced with permission of the Library of Congress.
Genre:
Letters (correspondence)
Subject:
DNA, Recombinant
Format:
Text
Extent:
2 pages
Language:
English
Legacy Source Citation:
Original Repository. Library of Congress. Maxine Singer Papers. 12494
Legacy ID:
DJBBJH
NLM ID:
101584644X123
Profiles Collection:
The Maxine Singer Papers
Story Section:
Risk, Regulation, and Scientific Citizenship: The Controversy over Recombinant DNA Research