Unhealthy Pharmaceutical Regulation

Innovation, Politics and Promissory Science

Author: C. Davis,J. Abraham

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 1137349476

Category: Medical

Page: 321

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This is the first book to examine how effectively American and supranational EU governments have regulated innovative pharmaceuticals during the last 30 years regarding public health. It explains why pharmaceutical regulation has been misdirected by commercial interests and misconceived ideologies.
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Global Morality and Life Science Practices in Asia

Assemblages of Life

Author: M. Sleeboom-Faulkner

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 113731740X

Category: Political Science

Page: 242

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Empirical studies of life science research and biotechnologies in Asia show how assemblages of life articulate bioethics governance with global moralities and reveal why the global harmonization of bioethical standards is contrived.
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Innovation and Biomedicine

Ethics, Evidence and Expectation in HIV

Author: M. Michael,M. Rosengarten

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 1137316675

Category: Social Science

Page: 199

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With its focus on the offshore randomized control trials of a Pre-Exposure Prophylactic pill (PrEP) for preventing HIV infection, the volume develops a sustained analysis of the complex, virtual and topological dimensions of the expectations, ethics and evidence that surround the innovation of PrEP.
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Inquiring into Human Enhancement

Interdisciplinary and International Perspectives

Author: Sylvie Allouche,Jean Gayon,Michela Marzano,Jérôme Goffette

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 1137530073

Category: Social Science

Page: 278

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Human enhancement has become a major concern in debates about the future of contemporary societies. This interdisciplinary book is devoted to clarifying the underlying ambiguities of these debates, and to proposing novel ways of exploring what human enhancement means and understanding what practices, goals and justifications it entails.
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Inquiring into Animal Enhancement

Model or Countermodel of Human Enhancement?

Author: Simone Bateman,Sylvie Allouche,Jean Gayon,Michela Marzano,Jérôme Goffette

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 1137542470

Category: Social Science

Page: 137

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This book explores issues raised by past and present practices of animal enhancement in terms of their means and their goals, clarifies conceptual issues and identifies lessons that can be learned about enhancement practices, as they concern both animals and humans.
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