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Advancing the Human Right to Health
(Oxford University Press, 2013-08)
Advancing the Human Right to Health offers a prospective on the global response to one of the greatest moral, legal, and public health challenges of the 21st century - achieving the human right to health as enshrined in ...
Innovation and Responsibility
(IOS Press, 2014-09)
The contributions to this volume engage with diverse aspects of responsible innovation, reflecting on its history and its current form, reporting on success stories and critical discussions, pointing out shortcomings and ...
Biodiplomacy: A Better Approach to Dual Use Concerns
Dual use research of concern are activities or technologies that can be used to both preserve and take away life. This article examines the greater need for biodiplomacy as the number of technologies categorized as dual ...
Introduction: Volume 3 of the Journal of Biosecurity, Biosafety & Biodefense Law
An introduction to Volume 3 of the Journal for Biosecurity, Biosafety and Biodefense Law which raises new and important legal issues within the field of biosecurity, biosafety, and biodefense law, both from a practical as ...
Introduction to Volume V
An introduction to the Journal of Biosecurity, Biosafety, & Biodefense Law.
Smallpox Debate, A Reasonable Outcome, Moving Faster Toward Resolution
A discussion of the World Health Assembly’s 2011 debate on the destruction of the last remaining samples of smallpox.
It’s Debatable: TSA Searches: How Much Do We Need?
An op-ed piece debating the necessity of TSA airport searches. Topics addressed include national security, airport security, the right to privacy, and the prevention of terrorism.
Military Technologies, Nanotechnology and Law: Using Nano-Science Fiction as an Analytical Tool
The article addresses the domestic and international current and future issues associated with nanotechnology. The author applies Michael Crichton’s novel Prey to these issues as an example of how fictional stories can ...
Nanotechnology Law and Policy
(Carolina Academic Press, 2011)
In Nanotechnology Law and Policy, Professor Victoria Sutton provides cases and textual notes in a casebook format for nanotechonology law students. Issues include: risk assessment, consumer product safety, environmental ...
A Survey of Priorities and Impediments for a Biosecurity Code of Conduct as a Confidence Building Measure for the Biological Weapons and Toxins Convention
The Biological and Toxins Weapons Convention (BTWC), signed in 1972, is the express sense of 162 nations that as a world community, we agree to the end of the use of biological weapons by state parties. However, the ...