Ethical issues in molecular epidemiology and studies of gene-environment interactions [electronic resource] / Richard Sharp.Material type: FilmSeries: Henry Stewart talksBiomedical & life sciences collection. Gene-environment interactions : role in the modulation of pulmonary and autoimmune disease risks: Publisher: London : Henry Stewart Talks, 2007Description: 1 online resource (1 streaming video file (34 min.) : color, sound)Subject(s): Disease susceptibility -- Genetic aspects | Environmentally induced diseases -- Genetic aspects | Genetic toxicology | Genomics -- Moral and ethical aspects | Molecular epidemiology | Autoimmune Diseases | Environmental Exposure | Environmental Health -- legislation & jurisprudence | Gene-Environment Interaction | Genetic Predisposition to Disease -- genetics | Genomics -- ethics | Genomics -- legislation & jurisprudence | Government Regulation | Molecular Epidemiology -- ethics | Public Health | Risk Assessment | ToxicogeneticsOnline resources: Click here to access online | Series
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Contents: An experiment in science policy: the ethical, legal and social implications (ELSI) program -- Environmental response genes -- Applying genetic techniques in risk assessment: toxicogenomics -- Ethical issues in the application of genomic technologies in public health -- Misconceptions about genetic information -- Potential misapplications of genomic information or technologies -- Discrimination on the basis of genetic information -- Problems in assigning responsibility for poor health based upon genetic information -- The scope of future research with biological materials: ethical considerations.
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