Genetic Counseling: Ethical aspects

Submitted: Monday 26th of July 2010 06:50:49 PM
Submitted by: egf
Language: English
Educational levels: qc1, qc2, qc3



This resource contains materials from advanced courses of genetic counseling. It is especially focused on ethical and social aspects.


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