Contemporary Issues in Bioethics : the National and Regional Context

  title={Contemporary Issues in Bioethics : the National and Regional Context},
  author={Silvia Salardi},
  • Silvia Salardi
  • Published 2013
The paper deals with the use of predictive genetic tests in medical research. I limit my discussion to those advances in genetics which try to overcome the limits represented by our genetic make-up, in particular by gene mutations that lead, or could lead, to the development of genetic diseases. Besides the ethical issues concerning the topic of the current discussion, the reader will also find an evaluation of the legal provisions elaborated at the different levels of the legal order… CONTINUE READING

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