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BIOETHICS: Ethical implications of biotechnology, such as stem cell research, gene therapy, and GMOs.

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BIOL 171: Social/Ethical Dimensions of Biotech




Bioethics: science - people - policy


AN INTERDISCIPLINARY consideration of contemporary biotechnology and its ethical implications. Topics include human cloning, stem cell research, human genome project, genetic testing, gene therapy, genetically modified organisms, personalized medicine, clinical trials, and public policy.


Image Credits: U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Genetics.