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Ethics of genomic passports: should the genetically resistant be exempted from lockdowns and quarantines?

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Lockdowns and quarantines have been implemented widely in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. This has been accompanied by a rise in interest in the ethics of ‘passport’ systems that allow low-risk individuals greater freedoms during lockdowns and exemptions to quarantines. Immunity and vaccination passports have been suggested to facilitate the greater movement of those with acquired immunity and who have been vaccinated. Another group of individuals who pose a low risk to others during pande...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1136/medethics-2021-107297

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
HUMS
Sub department:
Philosophy Faculty
Oxford college:
St Cross College
Role:
Author
Publisher:
BMJ Publishing Group Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Medical Ethics Journal website
Publication date:
2021-06-25
Acceptance date:
2021-05-23
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EISSN:
1473-4257
ISSN:
0306-6800
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1181050
Local pid:
pubs:1181050
Deposit date:
2021-06-08

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