The Human Genome Project: Justification, Promotion, and Access to Results

  • Anders Nordgren
Part of the Philosophy and Medicine book series (PHME, volume 70)


What should responsible geneticists do? This is the key question in this and coming chapters. ‘Responsible geneticists’ are those who actively take moral responsibility for their research and its consequences. The term may include individuals and research teams, as well as the genetics community at large.


Moral Responsibility Human Genome Project Moral Imagination Genetic Knowledge Responsible Geneticist 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 2001

Authors and Affiliations

  • Anders Nordgren
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences (Biomedical Ethics)Uppsala UniversityUppsalaSweden

Personalised recommendations