Biotechnology and the new genetics: what it means for women's health

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Resource Language: 
English
Owning Org: 
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Women's Health New Genetics (WHNG)
Media Type: 
Online
Paper
Author: 
Anne Rochon Ford
Working Group on Women, Health and the New Genetics
Publisher: 
Canadian Women's Health Network
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Examines assumptions about biotechnology and the new genetics for Canadians as a whole and for women in particular. Provides a brief overview of "biotechnology" and the "new genetics" and their implications for women's health. Examines two main areas of concern - agricultural biotechnology and biotechnology in health care and medicine.

Notes: 
Includes glossary and bibliographical references.