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|Main Title||Doing the Right Thing (Book Reviews).|
|Author||DeMarini, D. M. ;|
|CORP Author||Health Effects Research Lab., Research Triangle Park, NC.|
|Additional Subjects||Genetics ; Medical ethics ; Research ; Genetic engineering ; Mutagens ; DNA damage ; Molecular biology ; Reprints ;|
The article is a book review of Genetics, The Clash Between the New Genetics and Human Values. The book (1) explains genetics and molecular biology to the non-geneticist and (2) generates a set of ethical principles to which geneticists/molecular biologists should adhere. The book's general theme covers moral principles and ethics and their relationship to scientific research, and concludes with the plea for scientists to be more aware of the consequences of their research.