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Volume 21 Issue 1-2
 
 
Volume 21 Issue 1-2
Biotech Activism
Jun-Aug 2008
 
Generations Ahead: Genetic Technologies Meet Social Justice
By Samuel W. Anderson
 
Fighting the New Eugenics
By Jaydee Hanson
 
Edging Towards BioUtopia: Human Folly or Paradise?
By Richard Hindmarsh
 
Defying Demolition
By Jodyn Platt, Susan B. King
 
 
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The purpose of the Genetic Bill of Rights is to introduce a global dialogue on the fundamental values that have been put at risk by new applications of genetics.
 
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Rapid developments in biotechnology over the last two decades have enabled corporations and scientists to alter nature's handiwork for commercial profit. The patent, a tool originally created to insure that inventors could share in the financial returns and benefits deriving from the use of their nventions, has become the primary mechanism through which the private sector advances its claims to ownership over genes, proteins, and entire organisms.
 
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