June 2011
Biologist;Jun2011, Vol. 58 Issue 2, p64
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the need of the British government to embed science with the public policy development process. It notes that the ethical issues on gene therapy, embryonic stem cells and economic limitations on drug availability are examples of the medical-based applications of biology that the government must fully understand for the creation of a policy. It mentions that the scientists who planned to help the government must have strong communication skills and scientific credentials.


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