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January 29th, 2007

Experts tell EU to prop up ethics in nanomedicine

A special expert group advising the Commission on science ethics delivered its opinionPdf external on ethical issues raised by medical developments such as nanotech-based drugs and nano-scale treatment devices on 17 January.

The European Group on Ethics in Science and New Technologies (EGE) says that nanomedicine may open up promising areas in diagnosis, treatment and preventive methods for illness such as cancer or cardiovascular diseases.


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