Art. 120 Non-human gene technology
1) Human beings and their environment shall be protected against
the misuse of gene technology.
2) The Confederation shall legislate on the use of reproductive and
genetic material from animals, plants and other organisms. In doing
so, it shall take account of the dignity of living beings as well
as the safety of human beings, animals and the environment, and
shall protect the genetic diversity of animal and plant species.