Regulating Consent to Organ and Embryo Donation
Journal of Bioethical Inquiry (2012) 9:49–55
Posted: 22 Oct 2018
Date Written: October 18, 2018
As rational adults, we are free to elect what is (or is not) done to our bodies. However, this strong freedom does not extend to the borders of life. Control over the uses of our biological material is constrained and uncertain at law. Our article examines the legal condition of embryos and organs: how law conceptualises them and regulates their uses.
Keywords: medical law, embryo donation, organ donation
JEL Classification: K00, K30, K32, K39
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