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DOI: 10.1002/047001590X

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        Bioethics of Cloning
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        Informed Consent and Multiplex Genetic Screening
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      123. Predictive Genetic Testing: Emotional and Behavioural Impact
      124. Predictive Genetic Testing: Psychological Impact
      125. Predictive Genetic Testing: The Huntington Disease Model
      126. Pregnancy Termination for Fetal Abnormality: Psychosocial Consequences
      127. Pregnancy: Maternal Disorders
      128. Preimplantation Diagnosis
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      131. Public and Professional Understandings of Genetics
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      135. Quality of Life: Human Worth Reduced to Measures of Ability
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        Using Evolutionary Biology in the Medical Sciences
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