The Resource The Ethics of biotechnology, Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm), (evideo)

The Ethics of biotechnology, Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm), (evideo)

Label
The Ethics of biotechnology
Title
The Ethics of biotechnology
Statement of responsibility
Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The Nuclear Age-sprung upon the world with the atomic bomb-remains a bitter memory. How biotechnology, with its power to change life on Earth at the most fundamental level, will be viewed in the decades to come depends on decisions being made right now. This program confronts viewers with some of the ethical and moral implications of cloning, stem cell research, and animal testing. Commentary is provided by Jeanne Orhnberger, of Genetics Squared; Bob Forgey, of ProNAi Therapeutics; Drs. Elliott Hill, Brian Athey, and James Baker, of the University of Michigan; Len Fleck, of Michigan State University; and Susanne Kleff, of MBI International
Member of
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
11 & up
Language note
Closed-captioned
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Films on Demand
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
Runtime
24
Series statement
Biotechnology in the 21st Century
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ethics
  • Genetics
  • Heredity, Human
  • Philosophy
Technique
live action
Label
The Ethics of biotechnology, Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm), (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=39779
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on June 03, 2009
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Bioethics (3:36) -- Role of Scientific Community in Biotechnology (1:23) -- Ethics of Cloning Technology (2:54) -- Human Cloning (2:57) -- Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine (3:42) -- Biomedical Advances and Animal Testing (3:34) -- Challenge of Biotechnology (3:04)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (24 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
  • 39775s
  • 39779
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100039779
  • 100039779
  • (OCoLC)700414066
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
The Ethics of biotechnology, Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm), (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=39779
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on June 03, 2009
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Bioethics (3:36) -- Role of Scientific Community in Biotechnology (1:23) -- Ethics of Cloning Technology (2:54) -- Human Cloning (2:57) -- Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine (3:42) -- Biomedical Advances and Animal Testing (3:34) -- Challenge of Biotechnology (3:04)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (24 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
  • 39775s
  • 39779
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100039779
  • 100039779
  • (OCoLC)700414066
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other

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