Politics in the Laboratory: The Constitution of Human Genomics

Politics in the Laboratory: The Constitution of Human Genomics


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Politics in the Laboratory takes a close look at the ethical, legal, social, constitutional, and political implications of modern biological research. It addresses both biopolicy issues and basic science - including cloning, embryonic stem cell investigations, and experimentation involving the human germline - from the perspective of a political scientist.

About Author

Ira H. Carmen is professor of political science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. From 1990 to 1994 he served as a member of the Recombinant DNA Advisory Committee, the federal governmental agency that regulates genetic engineering experiments in the United States. He is the author of Cloning and the Constitution.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780299202101
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 324
  • ID: 9780299202101
  • ISBN10: 0299202100

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