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Law and Biotechnology: Cases and Materials

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dc.contributor.author Sutton, Victoria
dc.date.accessioned 2011-03-31T15:54:32Z
dc.date.available 2011-03-31T15:54:32Z
dc.date.issued 2007
dc.identifier.isbn 9780890891919
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10601/1331
dc.description.abstract This book examines the ever evolving relationship between law and biotechnology. The book addresses the government’s ability to impact biotechnology through its various departments and agencies as well as the emerging biotechnological issues in the private sector. The author discusses the effects of biotechnology on privacy rights, healthcare, and disclosure of medical information. The book contains a chapter on international law and biotechnology. Next, ethical and religious issues related to biotechnology are discussed. The book follows with a discussion of biotechnology’s influence on criminal law, particularly with respect to DNA testing and evidence. The author also discusses the ways biotechnology affects property law and tort law. The book concludes with a discussion of the future of law and biotechnology.
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.publisher Carolina Academic Press en_US
dc.subject Science law en_US
dc.subject Technology en_US
dc.subject Biology en_US
dc.title Law and Biotechnology: Cases and Materials en_US
dc.type Book en_US

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