Genetics:Ethics, Law and Policy, 3d / Edition 3

Genetics:Ethics, Law and Policy, 3d / Edition 3

by Lori B. Andrews, Maxwell J. Mehlman, Mark A. Rothstein
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0314911863

ISBN-13: 9780314911865

Pub. Date: 03/10/2010

Publisher: West Academic

Perfect for an upper level seminar or course, this casebook traces the legal impacts of genetics across the legal spectrum--from family law to medical law to forensics. It addresses international and federal regulation of genetic research; medical applications including prenatal testing, pharmacogenomics, and gene therapy; paternity testing; intellectual property

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Perfect for an upper level seminar or course, this casebook traces the legal impacts of genetics across the legal spectrum--from family law to medical law to forensics. It addresses international and federal regulation of genetic research; medical applications including prenatal testing, pharmacogenomics, and gene therapy; paternity testing; intellectual property rights; and the use of genetic technologies by social institutions, including law enforcement, courts, insurers, employers and schools. The 3rd edition newly covers Octomom and President Obama’s stem cell directive. No scientific background on the part of the students or professor is required.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780314911865
Publisher:
West Academic
Publication date:
03/10/2010
Series:
American Casebook Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1011
Product dimensions:
7.60(w) x 10.10(h) x 1.80(d)

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