V01


Promises and practices of biotechnologies
Convenors:
Dawn Goodwin (Lancaster University)
Gordon Walker (Lancaster University)
Chairs:
Neil Stephens (Brunel University London)
Stream:
Other
Location:
Bowland North Seminar Room 4
Start time:
25 July, 2018 at 13:00 (UTC+0)
Session slots:
1

Short abstract:

Genomic research, genome testing in healthcare, and the creation of biobanks are rich sites for STS investigation. This panel exposes the frameworks in which genomic practices are situated and how these frameworks configure identities, social relations, and manage uncertainties and expectations.

Long abstract: