Clinical Ethics at the Crossroads of Genetic and Reproductive Technologies

Clinical Ethics at the Crossroads of Genetic and Reproductive Technologies offers thorough discussions on preconception carrier screening, genetic engineering and the use of CRISPR gene editing, mitochondrial gene replacement therapy, sex selection, predictive testing, secondary findings, embryo reduction and the moral status of the embryo, genetic enhancement, and the sharing of genetic data. Chapter contributions from leading bioethicists and clinicians encourage a global, holistic perspective on applied challenges and the moral questions relating the implementation of genetic reproductive technology. The book is an ideal resource for practitioners, regulators, lawmakers, clinical researchers, genetic counselors and graduate and medical students. As the Human Genome Project has triggered a technological revolution that has influenced nearly every field of medicine, including reproductive medicine, obstetrics, gynecology, andrology, prenatal genetic testing, and gene therapy, this book presents a timely resource. Provides practical analysis of the ethical issues raised by cutting-edge techniques and recent advances in prenatal and reproductive genetics Contains contributions from leading bioethicists and clinicians who offer a global, holistic perspective on applied challenges and moral questions relating to genetic and genomic reproductive technology Discusses preconception carrier screening, genetic engineering and the use of CRISPR gene editing, mitochondrial gene replacement therapy, ethical issues, and more

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  • Author : Sorin Hostiuc
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 431 pages
  • ISBN : 0128137657
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Clinical Ethics at the Crossroads of Genetic and Reproductive Technologies

Clinical Ethics at the Crossroads of Genetic and Reproductive Technologies
  • Author : Sorin Hostiuc
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 07 August 2018
GET THIS BOOKClinical Ethics at the Crossroads of Genetic and Reproductive Technologies

Clinical Ethics at the Crossroads of Genetic and Reproductive Technologies offers thorough discussions on preconception carrier screening, genetic engineering and the use of CRISPR gene editing, mitochondrial gene replacement therapy, sex selection, predictive testing, secondary findings, embryo reduction and the moral status of the embryo, genetic enhancement, and the sharing of genetic data. Chapter contributions from leading bioethicists and clinicians encourage a global, holistic perspective on applied challenges and the moral questions relating the implementation of genetic reproductive technology. The

Gender at the Crossroads of Knowledge

Gender at the Crossroads of Knowledge
  • Author : Micaela di Leonardo
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release : 01 October 1991
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"Gender at the Crossroads of Knowledge offers us much more than a sampling of current work in feminist anthropology. . . . Taken together, the chapters ought to convince readers that feminist anthropology is a force to be reckoned with in the reshaping of our intellectual life. It presents a challenge to the familiar conceptual categories out of which not only our theories but also our everyday experience are built. . . . Feminist anthropology has a very important analytical position in gender studies generally. . . . This

A Polymath Anthropologist

A Polymath Anthropologist
  • Author : Ann Chowning
  • Publisher : Department of Anthropology University of Auckland
  • Release : 25 February 2021
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This volume honours Ann Chownings contributions to anthropology as a whole and to the anthropology of Melanesia in particular. It reflects the scope of her interests by bringing together a wide range of scholars and topics. A biographical narrative (by Judith Huntsman) of her life to date traces her career and there is a comprehensive bibliography of her works (Kathryn Creely). The essays deal primarily with issues in Oceania, except for two addressing one of her favourite pasttimes detective fiction,

Human Genome Editing

Human Genome Editing
  • Author : National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine,National Academy of Medicine,National Academy of Sciences,Committee on Human Gene Editing: Scientific, Medical, and Ethical Considerations
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 13 August 2017
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Genome editing is a powerful new tool for making precise alterations to an organism's genetic material. Recent scientific advances have made genome editing more efficient, precise, and flexible than ever before. These advances have spurred an explosion of interest from around the globe in the possible ways in which genome editing can improve human health. The speed at which these technologies are being developed and applied has led many policymakers and stakeholders to express concern about whether appropriate systems are

The Young Woman at the Rise of the 21st Century

The Young Woman at the Rise of the 21st Century
  • Author : G. Creatsas,George Mastorakos,George P. Chrousos
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 25 February 2021
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This volume explores the recent advances in basic research on the gynecological issues facing young women, and how they apply clinically. Topics examined include neuroendocrinology of the menstural cycle; the endocrinolgy of implantation; prenatal diagnosis; the endocrinology of human gestation and parturition; molecular biology and genetics relative to the estrogen receptor, ovarian dysfunction and gynecologic cancer; perinatal care in maternal and fetal well being; obesity and the polycstic ovarian syndrome; anemia and pregnancy; oral contraceptives and their effects on arteries

Encyclopedia of Bioethics

Encyclopedia of Bioethics
  • Author : Warren T. Reich
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 25 February 1978
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315 signed articles covering ethical and legal problems, basic concepts and principles, ethical theories, religious traditions, historical perspectives, and disciplines bearing on bioethics. Intended primarily for teachers, students, journalists and other writers, health professionals, and those involved with public policy related to health care and the life sciences. Each entry gives article, signature, cross references, and bibliography. Appendix contains various codes or statements relevant to medical ethics. Index.

At the Beginning of Life

At the Beginning of Life
  • Author : Edwin C. Hui
  • Publisher : Downers Grove, IL : InterVarsity Press
  • Release : 25 February 2021
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Edwin C. Hui draws on his training as both a medical doctor and a theologian to show how a Christian understanding of personhood sheds light on contemporary biomedical dilemmas.

Bioethics

Bioethics
  • Author : Warren T. Reich
  • Publisher : Macmillan Library Reference
  • Release : 25 February 1998
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Extracted from the 5-volume "Encyclopedia of Bioethics", this book takes a look at the concentrated look at the legal, social, moral and health-related issues surrounding sex and reproduction.