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Dan Quayle's Guide To Biotechnology


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DAN QUAYLE'S GUIDE TO BIOTECHNOLOGY

Dan Quayle has become a biotech booster. On Feb. 19, the White House Council on Competitiveness, headed by the Vice-President, issued a set of recommendations for maintaining U. S. leadership in everything from genetically engineered crops to biotech drugs. The report suggests streamlining the current system for regulating genetically altered products, promoting faster commercialization of federally funded biotech research, restructuring the R&D tax credit to help small biotech companies, and improving patent protection.EDITED BY PETER FINCH


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