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Stem Cell Dialogues : a Philosophical and Scientific Inquiry Into Medical Frontiers, Sheldon Krimsky

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Stem Cell Dialogues : a Philosophical and Scientific Inquiry Into Medical Frontiers
Title
Stem Cell Dialogues
Title remainder
a Philosophical and Scientific Inquiry Into Medical Frontiers
Statement of responsibility
Sheldon Krimsky
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Sheldon Krimsky is the Lenore Stern Professor of Humanities and Social Sciences in the Department of Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning in the School of Arts and Sciences and adjunct professor in the Department of Public Health and Community Medicine at the School of Medicine at Tufts University. His research focuses on the links among science and technology, ethics and values, and public policy, and he is the author or editor of fourteen books, including Genetic Justice: DNA Data Banks, Criminal Investigations, and Civil Liberties, and 200 book chapters, journal articles, and reviews
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Cataloging source
NLGGC
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Krimsky, Sheldon
Dewey number
  • 174.2
  • 174.28
Government publication
unknown if item is government publication
Index
index present
LC call number
QH588 .S83 K75 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2015 G-246
  • QU 325
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Embryonic stem cells
  • Genetics
  • Medical genetics
  • Bioethics
  • Stem Cell Research
  • Bioethical Issues
  • Embryonic Stem Cells
  • Philosophy, Medical
  • SCIENCE
  • Bioethics
  • Genetics
  • Medical genetics
Label
Stem Cell Dialogues : a Philosophical and Scientific Inquiry Into Medical Frontiers, Sheldon Krimsky
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Table of Contents; Annotated Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Harnessing Stem Cells for Regenerative Medicine; Dialogue 1. Hope; Dialogue 2. Why Is This Cell Different from Other Cells?; Dialogue 3. The President's Stem Cells; Dialogue 4. The Dickey-Wicker Enigma; Dialogue 5. The Moral Status of Embryos; Dialogue 6. Creating Good from Immoral Acts; Dialogue 7. Circumventing Embryocide; Dialogue 8. My Personalized Beta Cells for Diabetes; Dialogue 9. Repairing Brain Cells in Stroke Victims; Dialogue 10. Reversing Macular Degeneration; Dialogue 11. My Stem Cells, My Cancer
  • Dialogue 12. Reprogramming CellsDialogue 13. My Personalized Disease Cells; Dialogue 14. To Clone or Not to Clone: That Is the Question; Dialogue 15. Patenting Human Embryonic Stem Cells Is Immoral and Illegal (in Europe); Dialogue 16. My Embryo Is Auctioned on the Internet; Dialogue 17. Here Comes the Egg Man: Oocytes and Embryos.org; Dialogue 18. Human-Animal Chimeras and Hybrids; Dialogue 19. Stem Cell Tourism; Dialogue 20. Social Media Meet Science Hype; Dialogue 21. Feminism and the Commercialization of Human Eggs/Embryos; Dialogue 22. Was My Birth Embryo Me?
  • Dialogue 23. Embryos Without OvariesDialogue 24. My Cells Are Drugs; Dialogue 25. A Clinical Trial for Paralysis Treatment; Epilogue; Notes; Glossary; Index
Control code
911956861
Extent
1 online resource (xxix, 238 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231539401
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 783750
  • ab479fc9-5699-45ed-aa50-aef043e4d448
  • 22573/ctt14d2n7f
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)911956861
Label
Stem Cell Dialogues : a Philosophical and Scientific Inquiry Into Medical Frontiers, Sheldon Krimsky
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Table of Contents; Annotated Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Harnessing Stem Cells for Regenerative Medicine; Dialogue 1. Hope; Dialogue 2. Why Is This Cell Different from Other Cells?; Dialogue 3. The President's Stem Cells; Dialogue 4. The Dickey-Wicker Enigma; Dialogue 5. The Moral Status of Embryos; Dialogue 6. Creating Good from Immoral Acts; Dialogue 7. Circumventing Embryocide; Dialogue 8. My Personalized Beta Cells for Diabetes; Dialogue 9. Repairing Brain Cells in Stroke Victims; Dialogue 10. Reversing Macular Degeneration; Dialogue 11. My Stem Cells, My Cancer
  • Dialogue 12. Reprogramming CellsDialogue 13. My Personalized Disease Cells; Dialogue 14. To Clone or Not to Clone: That Is the Question; Dialogue 15. Patenting Human Embryonic Stem Cells Is Immoral and Illegal (in Europe); Dialogue 16. My Embryo Is Auctioned on the Internet; Dialogue 17. Here Comes the Egg Man: Oocytes and Embryos.org; Dialogue 18. Human-Animal Chimeras and Hybrids; Dialogue 19. Stem Cell Tourism; Dialogue 20. Social Media Meet Science Hype; Dialogue 21. Feminism and the Commercialization of Human Eggs/Embryos; Dialogue 22. Was My Birth Embryo Me?
  • Dialogue 23. Embryos Without OvariesDialogue 24. My Cells Are Drugs; Dialogue 25. A Clinical Trial for Paralysis Treatment; Epilogue; Notes; Glossary; Index
Control code
911956861
Extent
1 online resource (xxix, 238 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231539401
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 783750
  • ab479fc9-5699-45ed-aa50-aef043e4d448
  • 22573/ctt14d2n7f
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)911956861

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