Eubios Journal of Asian and International Bioethics (EJAIB) Vol 10 (3) May 2000

ISSN 1173-2571, Copyright 2000 (All rights reserved, for commercial reproductions but access open for personal use).
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pp. 88-101Go to EJAIB May 2000 News

6th International Tsukuba Bioethics Roundtable (TRT6), 27-29 October, 2000; and Bioethics, Health and Environment conferences in Tokyo, Fukui until 3 Nov. 2000 (Second announcement)

Topical list of News in Bioethics and Biotechnology
List is complete 1991 - May, 1999, in 31 topics. News from 1991-1993 are in the OLD news files, and from 1994 in the NEW files.

Page, and titles of papers

69 Editorial - Our Genome - Darryl Macer

69+ INTERNET SUPPLEMENT ONLY - Reflections on the First Session of the Codex ad hoc Intergovernmental Task Force on Foods Derived from Biotechnology - Darryl Macer

70-71 Monaco Statement: Considerations on Bioethics and the Rights Of The Child

72-76 A survey on the attitudes of 252 Japanese nurses towards Organ Transplantation and Brain Death - Ralph Seewald

76-77 Commentary on Seewald - Masahiro Morioka

77-81 Ethical, Legal and Social Issues Facing Capture Fisheries - V. Gopalakrishnan

81-82 Environmental Ethics of Chlorine in the Marine Biome - Jayapaul Azariah

82-84 The concept of universal variable and the question of Bioethics as love of life - Eliane S. Azevedo

84-85 The Importance of Medical Humanity in Medical Education - Michael Cheng-tek Tai

85 Humanistic Medicine: Commentary on Tai - Yeruham Frank Leavitt

85-87 Code Of Ethical Practice for Biotechnology in Queensland - Draft For Public Comment download from

IAB Genetics & Bioethics Network: On-line

The complete address list is updated on the Internet. Send all changes to Darryl Macer. Membership of the network is not restricted to members of IAB, but open to all. Those persons who are not paying subscription to EJAIB, or granted a waiver, however, will not receive EJAIB, the official journal of the IAB Genetics Network.

Young-Mo Koo Ph.D.,
Instructor in Medical Ethics, Department of Medical Humanities & Social Sciences, Division of Medical Ethics, College of Medicine, University of Ulsan, Seoul, 138-736, Korea
FAX : +82 2 2224 4220
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Dr. Roberto Mancini Rueda
Regional Program on Bioethics PAHO/WHO
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Santiago, Chile
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Dr. Jenny Spinner
Environment - Health News
86-88 Colston Street, Bristol BS1 5BB, UK
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Prof. Dr. Fernando Lolas Stepke
Regional Program on Bioethics PAHO/WHO
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Santiago, Chile
Fax. (562) 346 7219

Internet Sites

A new resource that is on-line is, the Genetics and Society Project.

New - searchable Abstracts on assisted reproduction from Ken Daniels ,

;A series of papers on computer ethics are in Science and Engineering Ethics 6 (2000), 205-64. A paper in Chinese on net morality is in the Newsletter Center for Applied Ethics, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences 2 (Dec. 1999), 1-3.

;The back issues of 83 life science issues will become free on-line through HighWire Press, Nature 404 (2000), 117. Guidelines on providing ethical information are in JAMA 283 (2000), 1600-6, 1677-8. The question of a disease called Internet addiction is discussed in Lancet 355 (2000), 632. There are some hazards from translation of non-English abstracts in Medline, Lancet 355 (2000), 1280. The ownership of news is debated in JAMA 283 (2000), 992.

The deadline for letter submission (and news) to the next issue is 1 July, 2000.

Final call for submission of material to be included on the Eubios Ethics Institute CD-ROM. Please send to the editorial office. Please also look forward to updated www site.

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