Interventions in the Human Genome: Some Moral and Ethical Considerations
Bacchetta, Matthew D.
Journal of Medicine and Philosophy 1998 June; 23(3): 303-317
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
Richter, Gerd; Bacchetta, Matthew D. (1998-06)In the debate regarding the different possibilities for gene therapy, it is presupposed that the manipulations are limited to the nuclear genome (nDNA). Given recent advances in genetics, mitochondrial genome (mtDNA) ...
Response to "Germ-Line Therapy to Cure Mitochondrial Disease: Protocol and Ethics of in Vitro Ovum Nuclear Transplantation" by Donald S. Rubenstein, David C. Thomasma, Eric A. Schon, and Michael J. Zinaman ( Bacchetta, Matthew D.; Richter, Gerd (1996)As a result of the dramatic advances made in molecular biology, gene therapy has become viable. The initial endeavors were with monogenetic disorders, but gene therapy may also be of benefit in cancer therapy and treatment ...