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  1. Content type: Research

    The aim of this manuscript is to highlight that from the phenomenology and psychoanalysis point of view, the meaning of the notion of the body is different from the medical biologicist discourse. In psychoanalysi...

    Authors: Paulina Monjaraz Fuentes, María del Carmen Rojas Hernández, Stefano Santasilia and Fernanda Monjaraz Fuentes

    Citation: Life Sciences, Society and Policy 2017 13:6

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    Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) is a science policy concept that gained traction from 2000 onwards in the EU and US, in which alignment on purposes and values between different stakeholders is a key ...

    Authors: Irja Marije de Jong, Frank Kupper, Corine de Ruiter and Jacqueline Broerse

    Citation: Life Sciences, Society and Policy 2017 13:2

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    In October 2015 the UK enacted legislation to permit the clinical use of two cutting edge germline-altering, IVF-based embryonic techniques: pronuclear transfer and maternal spindle transfer (PNT and MST). The...

    Authors: Erica Haimes and Ken Taylor

    Citation: Life Sciences, Society and Policy 2017 13:1

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  4. Content type: Research

    This study aims to evaluate determinants of villagers’ engagement in pro-environmental behavior (PEB), including ecological conservation behavior (ECB) and waste management behavior (WMB). An integrated explor...

    Authors: Piyapong Janmaimool and Chaweewan Denpaiboon

    Citation: Life Sciences, Society and Policy 2016 12:12

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    An article published in the UK Guardian on 11/10/2013 with the headline ‘Genetics outweighs teaching, Gove advisor tells his boss’ reported a leaked document written by special advisor Dominic Cummings to the ...

    Authors: Madeline Crosswaite and Kathryn Asbury

    Citation: Life Sciences, Society and Policy 2016 12:11

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    The colonization of a new planet will inevitably bring about new bioethical issues. One is the possibility of pregnancy during the mission. During the journey to the target planet or moon, and for the first co...

    Authors: Haley Schuster and Steven L. Peck

    Citation: Life Sciences, Society and Policy 2016 12:10

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    Emerging science and technologies are often characterised by complexity, uncertainty and controversy. Regulation and governance of such scientific and technological developments needs to build on knowledge and...

    Authors: Ellen-Marie Forsberg, Barbara Ribeiro, Nils B. Heyen, Rasmus Øjvind Nielsen, Erik Thorstensen, Erik de Bakker, Lars Klüver, Thomas Reiss, Volkert Beekman and Kate Millar

    Citation: Life Sciences, Society and Policy 2016 12:9

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  8. Content type: Research

    Donors to biobanks are typically asked to give blanket consent, allowing their donation to be used in any research authorized by the biobank. This type of consent ignores the evidence that some donors have mor...

    Authors: Raymond G. De Vries, Tom Tomlinson, H. Myra Kim, Chris D. Krenz, Kerry A. Ryan, Nicole Lehpamer and Scott Y. H. Kim

    Citation: Life Sciences, Society and Policy 2016 12:3

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    Data sharing presents several challenges to the informed consent process. Unique challenges emerge when sharing pediatric or pregnancy-related data. Here, parent preferences for sharing non-biological data are...

    Authors: Kiran Pohar Manhas, Stacey Page, Shawn X. Dodd, Nicole Letourneau, Aleta Ambrose, Xinjie Cui and Suzanne C. Tough

    Citation: Life Sciences, Society and Policy 2016 12:1

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    Human-animal chimeric embryos are embryos obtained by introducing human cells into a non-human animal embryo. It is envisaged that the application of human-animal chimeric embryos may make possible many useful...

    Authors: Hiroshi Mizuno, Hidenori Akutsu and Kazuto Kato

    Citation: Life Sciences, Society and Policy 2015 11:15

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    Unanticipated situations can arise in biobanking. This paper empirically documents unexpected situations at the anonymous biobank ‘Xbank’. Firstly, Xbank received an unexpected and significant quantity of tiss...

    Authors: Neil Stephens and Rebecca Dimond

    Citation: Life Sciences, Society and Policy 2015 11:14

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  12. Content type: Research

    The article traces the genealogy of the Minimum Information About Biobank Data Sharing model, created in the European Biobanking and Biomolecular Resources Research Infrastructure to facilitate collaboration a...

    Authors: Sakari Tamminen

    Citation: Life Sciences, Society and Policy 2015 11:13

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    This paper situates the public debate over the use of living animal organs and tissue for human therapies within the history of experimental islet transplantation. Specifically, the paper compares and contrast...

    Authors: Myra Cheng

    Citation: Life Sciences, Society and Policy 2015 11:12

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    The Erratum to this article has been published in Life Sciences, Society and Policy 2016 12:2

  14. Content type: Research

    Innovations in information technologies have facilitated the development of new styles of research networks and forms of governance. This is evident in genomics where increasingly, research is carried out by l...

    Authors: Jane Kaye, Dawn Muddyman, Carol Smee, Karen Kennedy and Jessica Bell

    Citation: Life Sciences, Society and Policy 2015 11:10

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  15. Content type: Book review

    This review article discusses Melinda Cooper and Catherine Waldby’s recent book, Clinical Labor. Tissue donors and research subjects in the global bio-economy (Duke, 2014), as a topical contribution to the litera...

    Authors: Christian Haddad

    Citation: Life Sciences, Society and Policy 2015 11:9

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