Pharmacogenetics, ethical issues: review of the Nuffield Council on Bioethics Report [Book Review]

Journal of Medical Ethics 31 (3):144-148 (2005)

Abstract

In September this year the Nuffield Council on Bioethics held a meeting to disclose and discuss the main findings of their newly published report on the ethical issues associated with developments in pharmacogenetics research. The basics of pharmacogenetics science is briefly outlined, and then the extent to which the report was successful in addressing the attendant social, ethical, and policy implications of pharmacogenetics research is evaluated

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