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Human Tissue Research: A European perspective on the ethical and legal challenges

Christian Lenk, Nils Hoppe, Katharina Beier, and Claudia Wiesemann (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199587551
eISBN:
9780191725630
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199587551.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

The use of human tissue for medical research and scientific progress raises many ethical and legal challenges. The procurement, storage, and transfer of human tissue for research purposes have posed ... More


Epilogue

Milena D. Bister

in Human Tissue Research: A European perspective on the ethical and legal challenges

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199587551
eISBN:
9780191725630
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199587551.003.0018
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This concluding chapter briefly highlights the main results of the preceding chapters and poses some vital questions that are still unanswered in the field of human tissue research: How can the ... More


The Fight against Trafficking in Persons and Victims' Protection in the Council of Europe

Silvia Scarpa

in Trafficking in Human Beings: Modern Slavery

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199541904
eISBN:
9780191715464
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199541904.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter reviews the action of the Council of Europe in the field of trafficking in persons. The European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms (ECHR) adopted by ... More


The European Union and Trafficking in Persons: From Traffickers' Prosecution to Victims' Protection?

Silvia Scarpa

in Trafficking in Human Beings: Modern Slavery

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199541904
eISBN:
9780191715464
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199541904.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter discusses the role played by the European Union in the fight against trafficking in persons; the two legislative acts specifically dealing with this phenomenon — the Council Framework ... More


Beyond a rebarbative commitment to consent

Kathleen Liddell

in The Limits of Consent: A socio-ethical approach to human subject research in medicine

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199231461
eISBN:
9780191723858
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199231461.003.0005
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter examines more closely the extent to which the law governing medical research is mesmerized by a narrow paradigm of consent. It focuses on a single area of law — the Human Tissue Act ... More


Law, ethics, and human tissue research: integration or competition?

José Miola

in Human Tissue Research: A European perspective on the ethical and legal challenges

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199587551
eISBN:
9780191725630
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199587551.003.0008
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter considers the legislative process that led to the passing of the Human Tissue Act 2004, which regulates the removal, retention, and use of human organs and tissue in England and Wales. ... More


The biomedical uses of the body: lessons from the history of human rights and dignity

Y. Michael Barilan

in Human Tissue Research: A European perspective on the ethical and legal challenges

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199587551
eISBN:
9780191725630
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199587551.003.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter argues that human body parts that are detached from a living body cannot be protected by natural human rights. The reason for this is the absence of a real-time link between personal ... More


Respect as a precondition for use of human tissue for research purposes

Austen Garwood-Gowers

in Human Tissue Research: A European perspective on the ethical and legal challenges

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199587551
eISBN:
9780191725630
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199587551.003.0003
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

Medicine has long been one of the battlefields over which ideological warfare relating to whether it is imperative to respect human beings as ends has been fought. Part of the conflict has been ... More


Commentary: Legal Status of the Human Body and Tissues

Katsunori Kai

in The Future of Bioethics: International Dialogues

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199682676
eISBN:
9780191763168
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199682676.003.0030
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Today, discussion of the legal status of human materials and their use is very important, given that we now have the ability to utilize the human body and tissues in various fields of life science. ... More


Reciprocity, trust, and public interest in research biobanking: in search of a balance

Nadja K. Kanellopoulou

in Human Tissue Research: A European perspective on the ethical and legal challenges

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199587551
eISBN:
9780191725630
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199587551.003.0005
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

The UK legal framework for research biobanking is central to this chapter. The chapter discusses normative paradoxes in the governance of human biological material in research. It points out that ... More


Research with human biological material and personal data in biobanks: legal and regulatory framework in Switzerland

Bianka S. Dörr

in Human Tissue Research: A European perspective on the ethical and legal challenges

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199587551
eISBN:
9780191725630
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199587551.003.0010
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter focuses on the present and future Swiss legal and regulatory framework for human tissue research. As to date there is no uniform legislation or regulation of research with human ... More


Conclusion: A Catalogue of Errors

Samuel J. M. M. Alberti

in Morbid Curiosities: Medical Museums in Nineteenth-Century Britain

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199584581
eISBN:
9780191725159
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199584581.003.0007
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

Finally, Chapter 7 traces the diminution of audiences as the medical museum ceased to be such a prestigious site for the construction and reception of pathology. In part an epilogue, it traces the ... More


Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Testing and Regulating Disruptive Technology

Andelka M Phillips

in Buying your Self on the Internet: Wrap Contracts and Personal Genomics

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781474422598
eISBN:
9781474476485
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474422598.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

How many contracts have you read today? This chapter provides an introduction to the work. It sets out the aims of the book and seeks to highlight the reality of contracting online that we all face, ... More


Being and Owning: The Body, Bodily Material, and the Law

Jesse Wall

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198727989
eISBN:
9780191794285
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198727989.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law, Human Rights and Immigration

When part of a person’s body is separated from them, or when a person dies, it is unclear what legal status the item of bodily material ought to obtain. This book develops a way for the law to ... More


Strategies of Regulation: Illustrations from the Work of the Human Genetics Commission

Amanda Warren‐Jones

in European Law and New Health Technologies

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199659210
eISBN:
9780191748165
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199659210.003.0019
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Medical Law

This chapter draws on the author's experience as Chair of the Human Genetics Commission from 2009 to 2012, and reflects on factors affecting the selection of regulatory options by the Commission. The ... More


Museum Practice and the Display of Human Remains

Hedley Swain

in Archaeologists and the Dead: Mortuary Archaeology in Contemporary Society

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198753537
eISBN:
9780191917004
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198753537.003.0016
Subject:
Archaeology, Mortuary Archaeology

Visitors to the Lawrence Room, Girton College, Cambridge University, on Thursday afternoons (when the small one room museum is open to the public) will find a dead body on display. The body is that ... More


Introduction: Mortuary Archaeology in Contemporary Society

Melanie Giles and Howard Williams

in Archaeologists and the Dead: Mortuary Archaeology in Contemporary Society

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198753537
eISBN:
9780191917004
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198753537.003.0007
Subject:
Archaeology, Mortuary Archaeology

The 1980s and 1990s saw dramatic sea changes in the archaeological engagement with the dead in Australasia and North America, typified by the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act ... More


Laboratory Quality Control and Accreditation

Anthony R. Oliver

in Tutorial Topics in Infection for the Combined Infection Training Programme

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198801740
eISBN:
9780191917158
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198801740.003.0019
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Professional Development in Medicine

According to the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), the ‘Medical laboratories—Requirements for quality and competence (ISO 15189:2012) BS EN ISO 15189:2012’ accreditation is ... More


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