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Public interest group calls for strengthening global policies against human germline modification
Apr 22, 2015
“No researcher has the moral warrant to flout the globally widespread policy agreement against altering the human germline.”
with Aaron Panofsky and Osagie K. Obasogie
Please join us April 30, 11am (PT) for an online conversation about Aaron Panofsky's new book,
Misbehaving Science: Controversy and the Development of Behavior Genetics
Public interest group condemns human germline modification efforts, supports research moratorium, calls for US prohibition
Mar 19, 2015
We're at a watershed moment in determining whether human genetic technologies will be used in the public interest and for the common good, or in ways that are dangerous and socially pernicious.
United Kingdom Becomes Only Country to Allow Human Germline Modification
Feb 24, 2015
The Center for Genetics and Society (CGS) joins many others who believe that this is a historic mistake.
Britain is on the Brink of a Perilous Vote for 'Three-Person In Vitro Fertilization'
by Marcy Darnovsky and Jessica Cussins
- Feb 08, 2015
Los Angeles Times
Crossing this threshold raises a profound societal question that until now has been hypothetical: As biotechnologies improve and enable us to make more specific genetic changes in our offspring, how far will we go?
Racial Health Disparities: It’s Inequality, Not Genes
“It’s a Baby Farm.”
Seeking Your Input: Survey on Egg Retrieval
The Rights of Donor-Conceived Offspring
DNA Editing in Mouse Embryos Prevents Disease
Chinese Gene-Editing Experiment Creeps Out Scientists
Critics Lash Out At Chinese Scientists Who Edited DNA In Human Embryos
Editing Human Embryos: So This Happened
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