The explosion of human genetic information has the potential for abuse also, for damage to rights, privacy and fair treatment for individuals and vulnerable groups. This book provides information on the urgent social, legal and ethical aspects of the Human Geme enterprise. It is useful for the undergraduate, postgraduate and general reader.
ANGUS CLARKE is Professor in Clinical Genetics, Institute of Medical Genetics, University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff, UK. FLO TICEHURST is Genetics and Society Research Officer, Genetics and Society Research, The Wales Gene Park, Cardiff, UK.