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The genetic frontier

The genetic frontier

ethics, law, and policy

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Published by American Association for the Advancement of Science in Washington, D.C .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Medical genetics -- Moral and ethical aspects,
  • Medical genetics -- Social aspects,
  • Medical ethics

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMark S. Frankel and Albert H. Teich, editors.
    ContributionsFrankel, Mark S., Teich, Albert H.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRB155 .G3854 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 240 p. :
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1426172M
    ISBN 100871685264
    LC Control Number93037230

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