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The commodification of human reproductive materials.

By D B Resnik

Abstract

This essay develops a framework for thinking about the moral basis for the commodification of human reproductive materials. It argues that selling and buying gametes and genes is morally acceptable although there should not be a market for zygotes, embryos, or genomes. Also a market in gametes and genes should be regulated in order to address concerns about the adverse social consequences of commodification

Topics: Research Article
Year: 1998
DOI identifier: 10.1136/jme.24.6.388
OAI identifier: oai:pubmedcentral.nih.gov:479139
Provided by: PubMed Central
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