Christian works at the interface of modern biotechnology and environmental sustainability.
His current research is focused on benefits and risk management of synthetic biology in context of biodiversity conservation. Christian has a background in molecular biology, computer science, and scientific policy advice, and has founded the nonprofit organisation EUSynBioS to raise awareness for societal implications of synthetic biology in students and early-career researchers.
Point of View: A transatlantic perspective on 20 emerging issues in biological engineering
Publication by Bonnie Wintle, Catherine Rhodes, Seán Ó hÉigeartaigh, Christian R. Boehm, William Sutherland, Robert Doubleday, Jennifer C Molloy, Piers Millett, Laura Adam, Rainer Breitling, Rob Carlson, Rocco Casagrande, Malcolm Dando, Eric Drexler, Brett Edwards, Tol Ellis, Nicholas G Evans, Richard Hammond, Jim Haseloff, Linda Kahl, Todd Kuiken, Benjamin R Lichman, Colette A Matthewman, Johnathan A Napier, Nicola J Patron, Edward Perello, Philip Shapira, Joyce Tait, Eriko Takano