Gene therapy: potential, pros/cons and ethics

Nanjunda, Ananth (2002) Gene therapy: potential, pros/cons and ethics. Online Journal of Health and Allied Sciences, 1 (2). ISSN 0972-5997

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Abstract

Genetic technology poses risks along with its rewards, just as any technology has in the past. To stop its development and forfeit the benefits gene therapy could offer would be a far greater mistake than forging ahead could ever be. People must always try to be responsible with their new technology, but gene therapy has the potential to be the future of medicine and its possibilities must be explored.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Gene therapy; Genetic Disorders; Ethics; Technology
Subjects:Therapeutics > Biological Therapy > Gene Therapy
Health Care Quality, Access, and Evaluation > Ethics
Humanities > Ethics
-Journal Repositories > Online Journal of Health and Allied Sciences
Therapeutics > Therapies, Investigational
ID Code:1293
Deposited By:Dr Srinivas Kakkilaya
Deposited On:25 January 2006

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