Filippa Lentzos

Articles by Filippa Lentzos

18 December 2014

Preventing a man-made pandemic

Filippa Lentzos

There are reasons to fear lab-manufactured pathogens, but also ways to minimize the risks by building confidence in scientists and states

18 September 2014

The myths (and realities) of synthetic bioweapons

Filippa LentzosCatherine JeffersonClaire Marris

Deconstructing the overblown narrative that underlies many scientific and policy discussions on the terrorism threat posed by synthetic biology 

21 November 2013
Middle East

Syria and bioweapons: The need for transparency

Filippa Lentzos

The international community should make sure that any Syrian biological weapons capability is neutralized.

1 May 2011
Reviewing the Review Conference: What is next for the Biological Weapons Convention?
Central to the compliance structure of the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention (BWC) are the confidence-building measures—the means by which States Parties disclose information annually.