Biotechnology - Legal and Ethical Considerations

About this Course

Over the past decade, discoveries in molecular biology have given rise to controversial new technology based on the maniulation and transfer of genes.  This course considers some of the legal and ethical issues surrounding the application of genetic engineering to food, agriculture, and gene therapy.  The course also covers the patenting of genes, cells, and organisms.

Course number

415

Program

Unspecified

Subject

Environmental Law