News tagged with bioethics

Who gets expensive cancer drugs? A tale of 2 nations

The well-worn notion that patients in the United States have unfettered access to the most expensive cancer drugs while the United Kingdom's nationalized health care system regularly denies access to some high-cost treatments ...

Dec 14, 2009
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UC Berkeley plan to test freshmen DNA criticized

(AP) -- A plan by the University of California, Berkeley to voluntarily test the DNA of incoming freshman has come under fire from critics who said the school was pushing an unproven technology on impressionable students.

May 21, 2010
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