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How Should the Benefits of Bioprospecting Be Shared?
|Title||How Should the Benefits of Bioprospecting Be Shared?|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2010|
|Journal||Hastings Center Report|
|Type of Article||Article|
|Keywords||Biological , BIOLOGY , BIOPROSPECTING , Developing , NATURAL|
The article discusses the ethics of bioprospecting. The term biosprospecting is defined as the search for novel biological products in places around the world rich in biological resources. The places discovered turn out to be in developing countries. The author looks at the ways the benefits of bioprospecting be shared.
MILLUM, JOSEPH 1; Affiliation: 1: Clinical Center Department of Bioethics, Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health; Source Info: Jan2010, Vol. 40 Issue 1, p24; Subject Term: BIOPROSPECTING; Subject Term: BIOLOGY -- Research; Subject Term: BIOLOGICAL products; Subject Term: NATURAL products; Subject Term: DEVELOPING countries; NAICS/Industry Codes: 325414 Biological Product (except Diagnostic) Manufacturing; NAICS/Industry Codes: 541712 Reseach and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences (except Biotechnology); Number of Pages: 10p; Document Type: Article