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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?
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.
The Rights of Donor-Conceived Offspring
Hype, Money and Stem Cells
Incurious about Ethics?
DARPA, Synthetic Biology and Human Germline Engineering
The Printed Organs Coming to a Body Near You
Personalizing Cancer Treatment With Genetic Tests Can Be Tricky
CRISPR Patent Fight Now a Winner-Take-All Match
Colorado Bill Would Add DNA Testing for Eight Misdemeanor Convictions
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