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Body ownership and research


McWhirter, RE and Nicol, D and Chalmers, D and Dickinson, JL, Body ownership and research, Journal of Law and Medicine, 21 pp. 323-329. ISSN 1320-159X (2013) [Refereed Article]

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This article questions whether recognition of property rights in human tissue would enhance protection of the interests of donors of tissue used for research purposes.

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Item Type:Refereed Article
Keywords:property law, human research, ethics
Research Division:Law and Legal Studies
Research Group:Private law and civil obligations
Research Field:Property law (excl. intellectual property law)
Objective Division:Health
Objective Group:Public health (excl. specific population health)
Objective Field:Public health (excl. specific population health) not elsewhere classified
UTAS Author:McWhirter, RE (Dr Rebekah McWhirter)
UTAS Author:Nicol, D (Professor Dianne Nicol)
UTAS Author:Chalmers, D (Professor Don Chalmers)
UTAS Author:Dickinson, JL (Professor Joanne Dickinson)
ID Code:87868
Year Published:2013
Deposited By:Menzies Institute for Medical Research
Deposited On:2013-12-12
Last Modified:2017-11-21
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