Biobanks and Tissue Research

The Public, the Patient and the Regulation

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ISBN: 978-94-007-1672-8 (Print) 978-94-007-1673-5 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

  2. Biobanks, tissue research and the public

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-16

      Introduction

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 17-35

      Public Trust and Public Bodies: The Regulation of the Use of Human Tissue for Research in the United Kingdom

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      Pages 37-52

      Biobanks and Research: Scientific Potential and Regulatory Challenge

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      Pages 53-64

      A Sense of Entitlement: Individual vs. Public Interest in Human Tissue

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      Pages 65-78

      Social Aspects of Biobanking: Beyond the Public/Private Distinction and Inside the Relationship Between the Body and Identity

  3. The Rights of donors and patients

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 79-79

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      Pages 81-94

      One Sample, One Share! A Proposal to Redress an Inequity with Equity

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      Pages 95-110

      Research on Human Biological Materials: What Consent Is Needed, and When

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      Pages 111-125

      Reconsidering Consent and Biobanking

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      Pages 127-140

      What’s Wrong with Forensic Uses of Biobanks?

  4. Regulation of tissue research

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 141-141

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      Pages 143-164

      A Unified European Approach on Tissue Research and Biobanking? A Comparison

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      Pages 165-183

      Ireland and the United Kingdom’s Approaches to Regulation of Research Involving Human Tissue

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      Pages 185-200

      Legal and Ethical Aspects of Biobanks for Research in the European-Mediterranean Area

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      Pages 201-211

      The Circulation of Human Body Parts and Products: When Exclusive Property Rights Mask the Issue of Access

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      Pages 213-230

      Anonymity and Privacy in Biobanking

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 231-238