1. Working with Concepts: The Role of Community in International Collaborative Biomedical Research.V. M. Marsh, D. K. Kamuya, M. J. Parker & C. S. Molyneux - 2011 - Public Health Ethics 4 (1):26-39.
    The importance of communities in strengthening the ethics of international collaborative research is increasingly highlighted, but there has been much debate about the meaning of the term ‘community’ and its specific normative contribution. We argue that ‘community’ is a contingent concept that plays an important normative role in research through the existence of morally significant interplay between notions of community and individuality. We draw on experience of community engagement in rural Kenya to illustrate two aspects of this interplay: (i) that (...)
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    Discovering misattributed paternity in genetic counselling: different ethical perspectives in two countries.M. J. Parker, L. Caenazzo & P. Tozzo - 2014 - Journal of Medical Ethics 40 (3):177-181.
    Misattributed paternity or ‘false’ paternity is when a man is wrongly thought, by himself and possibly by others, to be the biological father of a child. Nowadays, because of the progression of genetics and genomics the possibility of finding misattributed paternity during familial genetic testing has increased. In contrast to other medical information, which pertains primarily to individuals, information obtained by genetic testing and/or pedigree analysis necessarily has implications for other biologically related members in the family. Disclosing or not a (...)
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    'Til Death Us Do Part: the ethics of postmortem gamete donation.M. J. Parker - 2004 - Journal of Medical Ethics 30 (4):387-388.
    Couples need to make their wishes explicit if we are to allow postmortem gamete donation.
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