TITLE

Ethical Considerations of Biotechnologies Used for Performance Enhancement

AUTHOR(S)
Lea, Randall D.
PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Aug2009, Vol. 91-A Issue 8, p2048
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the ethical considerations on the use of biotechnologies to enhance overall functional health of individuals. It outlines techno doping ethical issues in sports, unfair competitive advantage, and the spirit of sport and competition. In addition, biotechnologies can also be used in genetics, cybernetics, and nanotechnology.
ACCESSION #
43637166

 

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