TITLE

Patenting Life: No

AUTHOR(S)
Land, Richard D.; Mitchell, C. Ben
PUB. DATE
May 1996
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;May1996, Issue 63, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the ethical implications of patenting human genes and genetically engineered animals. Moral and theological concerns raised against the issue; Need for the implementation of policies that reflect a careful and mature moral examination in technological advancements; Capability of the U.S. patent law to deal with the potential abuse of human genetic materials.
ACCESSION #
17764180

 

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