What does bioethics mean?

bioethics meaning in Etymology Dictionary

additionally bio-ethics, coined 1970 by U.S. biochemist Van Rensselaer Potter II (1911-2001), just who defined it as "Biology coupled with diverse humanistic understanding forging a science that establishes a system of health and environmental priorities for appropriate survival." From bio- + ethics.

bioethics meaning in General Dictionary

the branch of ethics that studies ethical values into the biomedical sciences