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Human biotechnology & public trust

Human biotechnology & public trust

trends, perceptions and regulation

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Published by Centre for Law and Genetics in Hobart, Tas .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biotechnology industries -- Law and legislation -- Australia -- Congresses,
  • Biotechnology -- Law and legislation -- Australia -- Congresses

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    Includes bibliographical references.

    Other titlesHuman biotechnology and public trust
    Statementedited by Mark Stranger.
    ContributionsStranger, Mark., University of Tasmania. Law School. Centre for Law and Genetics., Australian Centre for Emerging Technologies and Society., Centre for Law and Australian Centre for Emerging Technologies and Society Symposium (2006 : Melbourne, Vic.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKU1018.B56 .H86 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination260 p. :
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23391167M
    ISBN 109780646484785
    LC Control Number2008431724
    OCLC/WorldCa271859232


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