bioethics

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n bioethics the branch of ethics that studies moral values in the biomedical sciences
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Usage


In news:

Kass, in The Firing Line They hate Bush's bioethics man, too.
A "slippery slope" to "a world of eugenics," as bioethics authorities once worried, or a healthy life for a teenage girl.
This paper was presented at the Twenty-Third Workshop for Bishops in Dallas, Texas, on February 16, 2011, sponsored by The National Catholic Bioethics Center and the Knights of Columbus.
Emmanuel and Robert Hart Professor of Bioethics, University of Pennsylvania Center for Bioethics Tuesday, April 12, 2005.
Next story in Breaking Bioethics Grim picture of drug trial safety.
Ezekiel Emanuel is director of the Clinical Bioethics Department at the US National Institutes of Health and heads the Department of Medical Ethics & Health Policy at the University of Pennsylvania.
I initially became interested in the subject through my service on the President's Council on Bioethics.
Director of the Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics.
Director of Education at the National Catholic Bioethics Center.
In a recommendation that goes against the ideological will of US President George W Bush, his Council on Bioethics has rejected a permanent ban on cloning for research purposes.
Alice Dreger is a professor of clinical medical humanities and bioethics at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine.
New bioethics instruction raises ethical concerns about adoptive 'rescuing' of abandoned frozen embryos.
Ruth Faden is the Wagley Professor of Biomedical Ethics and Director of the Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics.
At that time, Bush also announced the formation of a National Bioethics Commission to advise him and the nation on such difficult questions.
For years, and rightly so, bioethics has wrestled with the "technological imperative".
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In science:

Report on the comparative systematic review of the literature from key scientiļ¬c, medical, social scien ce and bioethics journals.
An e-Infrastructure for Collaborative Research in Human Embryo Development
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