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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?
Comment on House of Commons Vote Approving the Germline Engineering Technique “3-Person IVF”
Feb 03, 2015
MPs approved the technique despite more than 40 countries and several international human rights treaties that prohibit inheritable genetic modification.
with Nathaniel Comfort and Alexandra Minna Stern
An online conversation exploring the history and future of human genetics and eugenics.
“High IQ Eggs Wanted” – ads appeal to ego and altruism, offer $10,000
A Tipping Point on Human Germline Modification?
California and your DNA: Is it a healthy relationship?
Universal Newborn Genome Sequencing and Generation Alpha
Astronaut Twins Study Raises Questions About Genetic Privacy
Gene Counsellors Expect Resurgence of 'Jolie Effect'
Precision Medicine is Coming, But Not Anytime Soon
Genome Study Predicts DNA of the Whole of Iceland
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