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Human DNA

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ISBN13: 9789041103611
ISBN: 9041103619
Published: October 1997
Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers
Format: Hardback
Price: £220.00



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Containing a diverse collection of multidisciplinary ethical and legal expertise, the essays in this volume explore the highly controversial issues surrounding the use, storage, exchange and sale of the the very ""stuff"" of which we are made - human genetic material.;The text focuses upon the issues of DNA sampling and testing, consent and confidentiality, banking policies, and genetic epidemiology and diversity. Since financial and technological pressures are inextricably linked to human genetics research, commercialization and patents are also examined.

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Contents:
Status of human genetic material; consent and confidentiality; genetic epidemiology; genetic diversity; genetic screening and research; commercialization/patents; sampling and banking - practices, procedures.