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Gene Technology

October 2000 - Gene TechnologyDebate over the rights and wrongs of humans' ability to determine their fate is not knew. But at the start of the 20th century, gene technology has given us unprecedented abilities to determine not only our own fate, but also that of many other species on the planet. This selection of essays examines some of the issues as they affect Australians at this point in history.

Legal control over personal genetic data: how far should we go?
by Natasha Stott Despoja - 31/10/2000
Generically Manipulated Optimism: fast track for GMOs
by Bob Phelps - 15/10/2000
Resource allocation and the genetic revolution
by Stephen Leeder - 15/10/2000
Is there an individual responsibility not to have children in cases of genetic risk?
by Rachel Ankeny - 15/10/2000

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