Two Minutes To Midnight – What International Law can do about Genome Editing

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摘要

With its ability to transform the ecosystem, gene drives, a powerful genome-editing technology, poses nuanced regulatory challenges. In particular, as gene drives can override the normal rule of inheritance, where the impacts of gene-drive modified organisms on the environment could be irreversible, leading to a
permanent population change. Moreover, as these gene-drive modified organisms are designed to spread to large populations, they can also penetrate national and geographic borders, with global implications. Insofar as gene drive applications could be both potentially beneficial as well as hazardous to the world, this
article seeks to explore ways in which international law could provide a useful platform to engage the relevant stakeholders in general, and encourage responsible science in specific.
原文英語
頁(從 - 到)227-265
頁數40
期刊Asian Journal of WTO and International Health Law and Policy
14
發行號1
出版狀態已發佈 - 2019

指紋

international law
Genes
stakeholder
Population
ability
Ecosystem
science
Gene Editing
International Law
Gene
International law
Editing
Technology
Organism

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