Ethics | Biology homework help

In this paper, you will select an ethics issue from among the topics below and provide a 3-4 page paper on the issue.

In the paper, you will address the following:

1. Explain the topic (20%)

2. Why the topic or issue is controversial (25%)

3. Is the controversy justified? Why or why not? (20%)

4. Summarize current research about the issue and at least two credible sources. At least one reference source should discuss the issue from a pro and the other should discuss from a con perspective. (20%)

5. Cite references in APA format (15%) 

Topics may include:

  • Research on animals 
  • Medical Research on prisoners or ethnic minorities 
  • Patient rights and HIPAA 
  • Torture of military prisoners 
  • Off-shore oil drilling and the potential threat to biodiversity
  • Development in emerging nations and its impact on biodiversity
  • Stem cell research 
  • Healthcare Accessibility: Right or privilege
  • Genetically modified organisms
  • Genetic testing and data sharing 
  • Reproductive rights 
  • Pesticides and Agriculture 
  • Organ transplants and accessibility 
  • Assisted Suicide 
  • Medicinal use of controlled substances/illicit drugs