An Introduction to Ethical Safety and Intellectual Property Rights Issues in Biotechnology

An Introduction to Ethical, Safety and Intellectual Property Rights Issues in Biotechnology provides a comprehensive look at the biggest technologies that have revolutionized biology since the early 20th century, also discussing their impact on society. The book focuses on issues related to bioethics, biosafety and intellectual property rights, and is written in an easy-to-understand manner for graduate students and early career researchers interested in the opportunities and challenges associated with advances in biotechnology. Important topics covered include the Human Genome Project, human cloning, rDNA technology, the 3Rs and animal welfare, bioterrorism, human rights and genetic discrimination, good laboratory practices, good manufacturing practices, the protection of biological material and much more. Full of relevant case studies, practical examples, weblinks and resources for further reading, this book offers an essential and holistic look at the ways in which biotechnology has affected our global society. Provides a comprehensive look at the ethical, legal and social implications of biotechnology Discusses the global efforts made to resolve issues Incorporates numerous case studies to more clearly convey concepts and chart the development of guidelines and legislation regulating issues in biotechnology Takes a straightforward approach to highlight and discuss both the benefits and risks associated with the latest biotechnologies

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  • Author : Padma Nambisan
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 392 pages
  • ISBN : 0128092513
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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An Introduction to Ethical, Safety and Intellectual Property Rights Issues in Biotechnology

An Introduction to Ethical, Safety and Intellectual Property Rights Issues in Biotechnology
  • Author : Padma Nambisan
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 21 June 2017
GET THIS BOOKAn Introduction to Ethical, Safety and Intellectual Property Rights Issues in Biotechnology

An Introduction to Ethical, Safety and Intellectual Property Rights Issues in Biotechnology provides a comprehensive look at the biggest technologies that have revolutionized biology since the early 20th century, also discussing their impact on society. The book focuses on issues related to bioethics, biosafety and intellectual property rights, and is written in an easy-to-understand manner for graduate students and early career researchers interested in the opportunities and challenges associated with advances in biotechnology. Important topics covered include the Human Genome

A Practical Guide to Pharmacological Biotechnology

A Practical Guide to Pharmacological Biotechnology
  • Author : Jayanta Kumar Patra,Swagat Kumar Das,Gitishree Das,Hrudayanath Thatoi
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 25 March 2019
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Pharmacological biotechnology is applied to and used to study drug development, working mechanisms, diagnosis, and therapies. This textbook covers the whole range of experiments related to pharmacology. It also contains basic laboratory safety guidelines along with the basic calculations and formulas used in a laboratory. Each chapter starts with an introduction/theory into the basic approach followed by detailed methods sections with easy-to-follow protocols and comprehensive troubleshooting, calculations and possible questions for examination. The target group is researchers who are

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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 20 November 2020
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Policy Issues in Genetically Modified Crops: A Global Perspective contains both theoretical and empirical evidence of a broad range of aspects of GM crop policies throughout the world. Emphasizing world agriculture production and ethics of GM crops, the book balances insights into the various discussions around the use of GM crops, including soil health, effects on animals, environmental sustainability impact and ethical issues. This book will be useful for researchers in agricultural policy and economics, agricultural biotechnology, soil science, genetic

Immune Aspects of Biopharmaceuticals and Nanomedicines

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  • Author : Raj Bawa,Janos Szebeni,Thomas J Webster,Gerald F. Audette
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 10 January 2019
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The enormous advances in the immunologic aspects of biotherapeutics and nanomedicines in the past two decades has necessitated an authoritative and comprehensive reference source that can be relied upon by immunologists, biomedical researchers, clinicians, pharmaceutical companies, regulators, venture capitalists, and policy makers alike. This text provides a thorough understanding of immunology, therapeutic potential, clinical applications, adverse reactions, and approaches to overcoming immunotoxicity of biotherapeutics and nanomedicines. It also tackles critical, yet often overlooked topics such as immune aspects of nano-bio

Agriculture and Intellectual Property Rights

Agriculture and Intellectual Property Rights
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  • Publisher : CABI
  • Release : 14 July 2000
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This book presents the perspectives of policy-makers and economists on a highly topical subject. Plant breeding patents, the ownership of biological innovation and associated intellectual property rights (IPR) are the subject of increased attention worldwide. They are particularly relevant in the field of agricultural biotechnology, but until recently evoked little policy analysis.IPRs are particularly relevant in the field of agricultural biotechnology. They are issues affecting public and private sector organizations and companies, and are significant for developing as well

Straight Talk on Biotechnology

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  • Author : Benigno D. Peczon,Abraham J. Manalo
  • Publisher : Ateneo University Press
  • Release : 26 January 2021
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Modern biotechnology is a powerful tool that is poorly understood by many. Straight Talk on Biotechnology aims to provide in-depth understanding of the various facets of this technology, which is likely to have a tremendous impact on our lives. In particular, Volume I provides:(openli)A historical perspective of various sciences and biotechnology.(openli)An explanation of basic concepts of biotechnology, including cloning.(openli)An overview of global trends in the commercial production of transgenic food and crops, including a

Aquaculture and Fisheries Biotechnology

Aquaculture and Fisheries Biotechnology
  • Author : Rex A. Dunham
  • Publisher : CABI
  • Release : 26 January 2021
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This second edition covers topics essential to the study of fish genetics, including qualitative and quantitative traits, crossbreeding, inbreeding, genetic drift, hybridization, selection programs, polyploidy, genomics and cloning. Fully updated and tailored for students with a new layout and format, "Aquaculture and Fisheries Biotechnology and Genetics" also addresses environmental risk, food safety and government regulation of transgenic aquatic organisms, commercial applications of fish biotechnology and future issues in fish genetics. It is essential reading for students of fish genetics and

Intellectual Property, Medicine and Health

Intellectual Property, Medicine and Health
  • Author : Johanna Gibson
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 23 November 2017
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Intellectual Property, Medicine and Health examines critical issues and debates, including access to knowledge and medicinal products, human rights and development, innovations in life technologies and the possibility for ethical frameworks for intellectual property law and its application in public health. The second edition accounts for recent and in some areas extensive developments in this dynamic and fast-moving field. This edition brings together new and updated examples and analysis in competition and regulation, gene-related inventions and biotechnology, as well as

The GMS Toolkit

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  • Author : Commonwealth Secretariat,Linda Etchart
  • Publisher : Commonwealth Secretariat
  • Release : 26 January 2021
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The GMS Toolkit provides accessible training resources to help those responsible for action on gender in government and other stakeholder organisations to mainstream gender issues. The Toolkit contains an Action Guide, Change Management Briefing, a Trainer's Guide and a CD-Rom of the Gender Management System (GMS) manuals. The GMS is a holistic approach to gender mainstreaming developed by the Commonwealth, for use by governments in partnership with other stakeholders, including civil society, the private sector and international governmental organisations.

IPR, Biosafety and Bioethics

IPR, Biosafety and Bioethics
  • Author : Deepa Goel,Shomini Parashar
  • Publisher : Pearson Education India
  • Release : 26 January 2021
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IPR, Biosafety and Bioethics provides a broad coverage of three areas of patenting—intellectual property rights (IPR), biosafety and bioethics. It creates awareness about the value of IPR in our lives and fosters a better understanding of the rights associated with IPR such as copyright, patent, trademarks, industrial designs, geographical indications and so on. Biosafety and bioethical issues prevalent in modern society are discussed.

Global Health and International Community

Global Health and International Community
  • Author : John Coggon,Swati Gola
  • Publisher : A&C Black
  • Release : 12 September 2013
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Global health arguably represents the most pressing issues facing humanity. Trends in international migration and transnational commerce render state boundaries increasingly porous. Human activity in one part of the world can lead to health impacts elsewhere. Animals, viruses and bacteria as well as pandemics and environmental disasters do not recognize or respect political borders. It is now widely accepted that a global perspective on the understanding of threats to health and how to respond to them is required, but there

Patents on Life

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  • Author : Thomas C. Berg,Roman Cholij,Simon Ravenscroft
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 24 October 2019
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A unique collection of legal, religious, ethical, and political perspectives on debates surrounding biotechnology patents or 'patents on life'.

Information Ethics

Information Ethics
  • Author : Adam Daniel Moore
  • Publisher : University of Washington Press
  • Release : 01 September 2012
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This anthology focuses on the ethical issues surrounding information control in the broadest sense. Anglo-American institutions of intellectual property protect and restrict access to vast amounts of information. Ideas and expressions captured in music, movies, paintings, processes of manufacture, human genetic information, and the like are protected domestically and globally. The ethical issues and tensions surrounding free speech and information control intersect in at least two important respects. First, the commons of thought and expression is threatened by institutions of