Foundation de Beaumont Bonelli for Cancer Research, Italy
Title: Migratory phenomena, bioethics and vaccinations
Biography: Giulio Filippo Tarro
The evolution of the HIV following migratory phenomenon’s is reported in an interesting study carried on for 15 years. Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) is a technique in molecular biology that amplifies a specific region of deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA), and has been useful in the molecular characterization of viruses as poxviruses. In many countries, among which Italy - the vaccinations are included in the so-called sanitary obliged not coercive treatments. This means that the obligation is anticipated for all the subjects belonging to one determined range of age to undergo to some vaccinations, but that these are not subministrated by force in case of refusal. The legitimacy of the imposition of the obligatory vaccination against smallpox, with all the risks connected, observing how such "risks were too much reduced to be seriously taken in consideration for the benefits produced on the collectivity". To ratify this obligation brings to the reimbursement of the damages produced by the vaccination. Nevertheless, mass vaccination against smallpox continues to be a leading initiative in Western countries to guard against bioterrorist attack.