Nanoethics: Challenges and Opportunities
Nanoscience and its technological consequences constitute a relatively recent field of knowledge. Their rapid development around the world is characterised by an absence of specific norms and standards. Industrial applications, already promising, are not without risk, and this risk deserves to be fully and rigorously assessed. On the other hand, this vigilance and anticipation of risk does not need to deprive society as a whole of new opportunities, whether they be for developed countries and the emerging economies, or for less developed nations.
KeywordsGenetically Modify Organism Ethical Approach Genetically Modify Organism Technological Consequence Debatable Objectivity
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