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Genomics and bioethics : interdisciplinary perspectives, technologies, and advancements / [edited by] Soraj Hongladarom.

Publication:
Hershey, PA : Medical Information Science Reference, c2011.
Format/Description:
Book
xxii, 307 p. ; 29 cm.
Subjects:
Genomics -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Genetics -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Human genetics -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Medical subjects:
Genomics -- ethics.
Bioethical Issues.
Genetic Research -- ethics.
Summary:
"This book focuses on ethical, social, cultural, and legal implications of genetics, genomics and genetic databanking as they relate to concrete cultural and historical traditions"--Provided by publisher.
Contents:
Buddhism and human genetic research / Somparn Promta
Genomics and population health : a social epidemiology perspective / Chee-Khoon Chan
International organizations as fora for international bioethical debate : towards a just international bioethical law? / Chamu Kappuswamy
The value of life of the embryo observed from two different lenses : from its own potential to develop, and from the context in which it is embedded / Elena Ignovska
Direct-to-consumer genetic testing / Richard Stein
The applications of omics technologies and the challenges of ethics in nutritional sciences / Minakshi Bhardwaj
Beyond informed consent : a model of collective guardianship for ethical genetic research / Leonardo de Castro and Chin Leong Teoh
Genomics and genetic engineering : playing God? / Varghese M. Daniel
A philosophical exploration of the concept of "property" in genetics and databanking : challenges for bioethics in Asia and Europe / Ole Döring

Biotechnological patents and morality : a critical view from a developing country / Jakkrit Kuanpoth
Social issues related to gene patenting at Latin America : a bioethical reflection / Eduardo Rodriguez and Fernando Lolas
Indonesian legal perspectives on biotechnology and intellectual property rights / Theofrantus Litaay, Dyah Hapsari Prananingrum, Yakub Adi Krisanto
Human biobanks : selected examples from and beyond Europe / Brigitte Jansen
The regulation of genetic testing and the protection of genetic and medical information in Singapore / Terry Kaan
Legal aspects of bioethics in Tajikistan / Firuza Nasyrova
Genetic testing and protection of genetic privacy : a comparative legal analysis in Europe and Australia / Sergio Romeo-Malanda, Dianne Nicol, and Margaret Otlowski
Property, personality rights, and data protection with regard to biobanks : a layered system / Jürgen Simon and Jürgen Robienski.
Notes:
"Premier reference source"--Cover.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Samuel Bellet Book Fund.
Contributor:
Soraj Hongladarom, 1962-
Samuel Bellet Book Fund.
ISBN:
9781616928834 (h/c)
1616928832 (h/c)
9781616928858 (eISBN)
1616928859 (eISBN)
Web link:
The Samuel Bellet Book Fund Home Page
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