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Kevin Smith

Senior Lecturer

  • 390 Citations
  • 11 h-Index
19992020

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Research Output

2020

The ethics of synthetic biology research and development: a principlist approach

Smith, K., 20 Apr 2020, Advances in synthetic biology. Singh, V. (ed.). Singapore: Springer, p. 337-349 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Time to start intervening in the human germline? A utilitarian perspective

Smith, K., 1 Jan 2020, In : Bioethics. 34, 1, p. 90-104 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issue

1 Citation (Scopus)
2018

Applied reproductive system: scientific aspects

Smith, K. R., 13 Mar 2018, Evidence-based sexual and reproductive health care: policies, clinical procedures, and related research. Kwansa, T. D. & Stewart-Moore, J. (eds.). Burlington, MA: Jones & Bartlett Learning, p. 85-99 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

More harm than good? The moral maze of complementary and alternative medicine

Ernst, E. & Smith, K. R., 7 Feb 2018, Cham: Springer. 223 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

4 Citations (Scopus)
2016

‘Complementary & alternative medicine’ (CAM): ethical and policy issues

Smith, K. R., Ernst, E., Colquhoun, D. & Samson, W., 25 Jan 2016, In : Bioethics. 30, 2, p. 60-62 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

2 Citations (Scopus)
2015

Paternal age bioethics

Smith, K. R., 24 Aug 2015, In : Journal of Medical Ethics. 41, 9, p. 775-779 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Religion, secular medicine and utilitarianism: a response to Biggar

Smith, K. R., 22 Oct 2015, In : Journal of Medical Ethics. 41, 11, p. 867-869 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

1 Citation (Scopus)
2013

Cytotoxic and apoptotic effects of chalcone derivatives of 2-acetyl thiophene on human colon adenocarcinoma cells

de Vasconcelos, A., Campos, V. F., Nedel, F., Seixas, F. K., Dellagostin, O. A., Smith, K. R., de Pereira, C. M. P., Stefanello, F. M., Collares, T. & Barschak, A. G., Jun 2013, In : Cell Biochemistry and Function. 31, 4, p. 289-297 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Citations (Scopus)

Synthetic biology: a utilitarian perspective

Smith, K. R., Oct 2013, In : Bioethics. 27, 8, p. 453-463 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)
2012

Against homeopathy - a utilitarian perspective

Smith, K. R., Oct 2012, In : Bioethics. 26, 8, p. 398–409 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Citations (Scopus)

Homeopathy is unscientific and unethical

Smith, K. R., Nov 2012, In : Bioethics. 26, 9, p. 508–512 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

Human germline genetic modification: scientific and bioethical perspectives

Smith, K. R., Chan, S. & Harris, J., Oct 2012, In : Archives of Medical Research. 43, 7, p. 491-513 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)
2011
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11 Citations (Scopus)
29 Downloads (Pure)

The use of genes for performance enhancement: doping or therapy?

Oliveira, R. S., Collares, T. F., Smith, K. R., Collares, T. V. & Seixas, F. K., Dec 2011, In : Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research. 44, 12, p. 1194-1201 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
17 Citations (Scopus)
26 Downloads (Pure)

Why homeopathy is unethical

Smith, K. R., Sep 2011, In : Focus on Alternative and Complementary Therapies. 16, 3, p. 208-211 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)
2008

Animal genetic manipulation: a utilitarian response

Smith, K. R., 3 Apr 2008, The animal ethics reader. Armstrong, S. J. & Botzler, R. G. (eds.). 2nd ed. Abingdon: Routledge, p. 390-397 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Anomalous therapies and public health: a utilitarian bioethical response

Smith, K. R., Jun 2008, In : Public Health Nursing. 25, 3, p. 269-277 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)
2005

Biomedical ethics: a utilitarian perspective

Smith, K. R., 2005, In : International Journal of Ethics. 5, 3-4, p. 179-196 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Human germline genetic modification: a utilitarian bioethical perspective

Smith, K. R., 2005, Trends in gene therapy research. Redberry, G. W. (ed.). New York: Nova Science Publishers Inc, p. 147-167 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Sperm-mediated gene transfer: applications and implications

Smith, K. R. & Spadafora, C., May 2005, In : BioEssays. 27, 5, p. 551-562 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

122 Citations (Scopus)
2004
Open Access
File
65 Downloads (Pure)
2003

Gene therapy: theoretical and bioethical concepts

Smith, K. R., Jul 2003, In : Archives of Medical Research. 34, 4, p. 247-268 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Citations (Scopus)
3 Citations (Scopus)
2002

Animal genetic manipulation: a utilitarian response

Smith, K. R., Feb 2002, In : Bioethics. 16, 1, p. 55-71 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Gene transfer in higher animals: theoretical considerations and key concepts

Smith, K. R., Oct 2002, In : Journal of Biotechnology. 99, 1, p. 1-22 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Citations (Scopus)

Problems of affluence in morality

Smith, K. R., Nov 2002, In : Philosophy Now. 38, p. 28-31 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

The role of sperm-mediated gene transfer in genome mutation and evolution

Smith, K. R., Oct 2002, In : Medical Hypotheses. 59, 4, p. 433-437 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)
2001

Theoretical mechanisms in targeted and random integration of transgene DNA

Smith, K. R., Dec 2001, In : Reproduction Nutrition Development. 41, 6, p. 465-485 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

28 Citations (Scopus)
1999

Sperm cell mediated transgenesis: a review

Smith, K. R., 1999, In : Animal Biotechnology. 10, 1-2, p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

19 Citations (Scopus)