Eubios Journal of Asian and International Bioethics
Vol 7 (1) January 1997

ISSN 1173-2571, Copyright 1997 (All rights reserved, for commercial reproductions but access open for personal use).
Eubios Ethics Institute 31 Colwyn Street, Christchurch, New Zealand
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pp. 11-23 EJAIB Jan 1997 News

Topical list of News in Bioethics and Biotechnology
List is complete 1991 -Sept 1996, 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

1-2 Editorial - Asia, North America and Bioethics - Darryl Macer

2-3 Japanese Bioethics Conferences in Nov 1997 (see below also)

3-4 Personhood: A Matter of Moral Decisions - Sahin Aksoy

5 Commentary on Aksoy - Frank J. Leavitt

5 Ethics and the regulation of preimplantation diagnosis in Germany - Stefan Mueller

6 Commentary on Mueller - Les S. Rothenberg

6-7 Gene Therapy and the Human Genome Project in Russia - Vijay Kaushik & Boris Yudin

7-8 Blood Bath Ethics in Educational System - Jayapaul Azariah / 8 Commentary on Azariah - Masahiro Morioka

8-9 Godot'ian ethics and Godot-syndrome - Yaman Ors

9-10 Building Bridges - Kerstin Jage-Bowler / 10 Commentary on Jage-Bowler - Frank J. Leavitt

10-11 Biodiversity in India: Response to Hajduch & Pretova -Jayapaul Azariah

11 Help save our Biodiversity! - Eckart Dross

24 Update on EAAB and Invitation for Membership.

26-31 Genetics and Bioethics network updated list

Internet Links and On-line Journals

The Internet links that I am aware of are directly available on my other information page on the www (now located on UK, Japan and New Zealand www sites), but several additions include: The tables from the books of Eubios Ethics Institute are being put on-line throughout 1997, to add to the English texts which have been on-line since mid-1995.

The Biotech BiblioNet (a monthly bibliography of recently published biotech articles) has been relocated to the following address: This web site includes a search utility and direct links to online abstracts. On the importance of Internet Web sites, GEN (15 Nov 1996), 4, 33.

Some ethics codes and policies are on-line at: The European Directory of DNA Laboratories (EDDNAL) is mainly intended for clinical geneticists and molecular biologists. It provides contact names and addresses for 280 DNA laboratories and details services on 385 genetic diseases, and is on-line at . The Center for International Legal Studies home page is .

The deadline for letter submission (and news) to the next issue is 1 March, 1997.

Current conference list

General information on EJAIB