- Fernando Marques, Biomed Central
A critical examination of the discourse on benefit sharing reveals the concept as changing and lacking a definition; to strengthen advocacy and decisiveness in international benefit sharing practice, a legal framework is needed.
There is no consensus on the nature of informed consent required for medical research photos of children, particularly in low-resource settings, and many believe that, while informed consent is essential, it is context-dependent.
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