Chapter 19. Nutrients and Norms: Ethical Issues in Nutritional Genomics

  1. Jim Kaput4,5,6 and
  2. Raymond L. Rodriguez Ph.D.4,7,8
  1. David Castle1,
  2. Cheryl Cline2,
  3. Abdallah S. Daar2,3,
  4. Charoula Tsamis2 and
  5. Peter A. Singer2

Published Online: 10 MAY 2006

DOI: 10.1002/0471781797.ch19

Nutritional Genomics: Discovering the Path to Personalized Nutrition

Nutritional Genomics: Discovering the Path to Personalized Nutrition

How to Cite

Castle, D., Cline, C., Daar, A. S., Tsamis, C. and Singer, P. A. (2006) Nutrients and Norms: Ethical Issues in Nutritional Genomics, in Nutritional Genomics: Discovering the Path to Personalized Nutrition (eds J. Kaput and R. L. Rodriguez), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471781797.ch19

Editor Information

  1. 4

    Center of Excellence in Nutritional Genomics, University of California–Davis, Davis, California, USA

  2. 5

    NutraGenomics, Chicago, Illinois, USA

  3. 6

    Laboratory of Nutrigenomic Medicine, University of Illinois, Chicago, Illinois, USA

  4. 7

    Section of Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of California–Davis, Davis, California, USA

  5. 8

    Bioinformatics Shared Resources Core, University of California–Davis, Davis, California, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Philosophy, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada

  2. 2

    Joint Centre for Bioethics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

  3. 3

    Program in Applied Ethics and Biotechnology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 MAY 2006
  2. Published Print: 24 MAR 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471683193

Online ISBN: 9780471781790

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Keywords:

  • nutrients and norm;
  • proactive ethics and nutritional genomics;
  • managing nutrigenomics information

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Proactive Ethics and Nutritional Genomics

  • Claims of Health Benefits Arising from Nutrigenomics

  • Managing Nutrigenomics Information

  • Methods for Delivering Nutrigenomics Services

  • Nutrigenomics Products

  • Access to Nutrigenomics

  • Conclusion

  • References