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Biotechnology. Vol. 12, Legal, economic and ethical dimensions / edited by H.-J. Rehm and G. Reed.

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Subject: Biotechnology > Law and legislation.
Biotechnology > Economic aspects.
Biotechnology > Moral and ethical aspects.
Genre: Electronic books.

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  • ISBN: 9783527620975
  • ISBN: 3527620974
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 695 pages)
  • Edition: 2nd completely rev. ed. / edited by D. Brauer.
  • Publisher: Weinheim ; VCH, 1995.

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General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: The Evaluation of Technology as an Interactive Commitment-Building Process : The Failure of Technology Assessment -- Concepts of Risk Assessment: The "Process versus Product" Controversy Put to Rest -- Biosafety in rDNA Research and Production -- Biotechnology and Bioethics: What is Ethical Biotechnology? -- Structured Risk Assessment of rDNA Products and Consumer Acceptance of These Products -- Strategic Regulations for Safe Development of Transgenic Plants -- Biomedicinical Product Development -- Regulations for Recombinant DNA Research, Product Development and Production in the US, Japan and Europe : Analogies, Disparities, Competitiveness -- Biotechnology and Intellectual Property -- Patent Applications for Biomedicinal Products -- Databases in Biotechnology -- Commercial Biotechnology: Developing World Prospects -- Biotechnology in the Asian-Pacific Region -- Biotechnology and Biological Diversity -- "Oui" or "Non" to Biotechnology: The Other French Referendum -- Government, Researchers, and Activists: The Critical Public Policy Interface -- Press Coverage of Genetic Engineering in Germany: Facts, Faults and Causes -- The Regulation of Modern Biotechnology: A Historical and European Perspective: A Case Study in How Societies Cope with New Knowledge in the Last Quarter of the Twentieth Century.
Source of Description Note: Print version record.

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