Synthetic Life: Ethobricks for a New Biology

  • Jordi Vallverd, Claes Gustafsson
  • Wiley
  • DOI: 10.1002/9780470437988.ch8

The Ethical Challenges of Synthetic Biology

What is it about?

This text is about how Synthetic Biology (SB) face us to several ethical challenges and dilemmas, which are analyzed. These challenges are not only related to SB but also to the modern societies that make them possible.

Why is it important?

A short but sharp and direct analysis to real SB problems


Prof. Jordi Vallverdu
Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona

It was our initial ethical approach to SB challenges, before to enter into some related epistemological claims (in The Best Model of a Cat is Several Cats)

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