TITLE

Contending with a genetic timebomb

AUTHOR(S)
Thatcher, Mike
PUB. DATE
March 1996
SOURCE
People Management;03/07/96, Vol. 2 Issue 5, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the scientific developments that will enable companies to conduct pre-employment medical to predict the health of potential employees. Discrimination against people with possible genetic defect; Need for a legislation for control over genetic information; Misuse of genetic tests feared; Comparison of the ethics in genetic tests between United States and United Kingdom.
ACCESSION #
9710196049

 

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