Biotech and Bio-Ethics Resources
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Bioethics, biotech, bodyworlds, genetic testing, clone, clonal, nursing ethics, medical ethics, medical student ethics, medical testing, applied ethics, science-moral and ethical aspects, nanotechnology, selective breeding, modified organisms, embryonic stem cells, genethics, theological bioethics, forced medical care, gestational age, parental authority, Darwinism, DNA testing, animal testing, animal research, microethics, informed consent,
euthenasia, professional ethics, etc.
Online Research Resources
International Treaties and Agreements
The United Nations Declaration on Human Cloning (available in English, French, Spanish, Russian, Chinese, and Arabic)
Universal Declaration on the Human Genome and Human Rights (available In English, French, Spanish, Russian, Chinese, and Arabic)
Universal Declaration on Bioethics and Human Rights (available In English, French, Spanish, Russian, Chinese, and Arabic)
Codex Alimentarius Global food standards
The International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture (available in English, French, Spanish, Russian, Chinese, and Arabic)
Sample of Journals Online
American journal of law & medicine, 1975 to 2004 in Hein-On-Line
Bioethics, 1998 - 2005 (one year delay for full text) EbscoHost
Biotech business, 03/01/1997 to present in ABI/INFORM Complete.
Biotech Equipment Update, from 03/01/1997 to present in ABI/INFORM Complete.
Biotech financial reports, from 03/01/1997 to present in ABI/INFORM Complete.
Online Guides for Researching
General Resources: Books, Looseleafs, Government Documents
Barley, Justine and Harris, John, eds. A Companion to Genethics. (Malden, MA : Blackwell Publishers, c2002.). QH438 .7 .C645 2002 (NCSTL)
Biomedical Research. (Strasbourg : Council of Europe Pub., c2004.). R854.E85 B56 2004
Dando, Malcolm, Klement, Cyril, Negut, Marian, Pearson, Graham, eds., Maximizing the Security and Development Benefits from the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention. (Dordrecht : Kluwer, 2002). KZ5825 .3 M39 2002
Grifffen, Steven P., Biotechnology: Corporate Power Versus the Public Interest. ( London ; Ann Arbor, MI : Pluto, 2005). TP248 .23 .M34 2005
Kass, Leon, Life, Liberty, and the Defense of Dignity: The Challenge for Bioethics. (San Francisco : Encounter Books, 2002). QH332 .K37 2002
Shapiro, Michael H., Title Cases, materials and problems on bioethics and law. ( St. Paul, Minn. : Thomson West, c2003). KF3821.A7 S47 2003
Bioethics catalog: catalog of the Coordinating Group on Bioethics and the Law, American Bar Association. (Washington, DC : The Group, c1992-). QH332 .B66