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Comment - Closed Harvard Meeting on Human Genome Synthesis
May 13, 2016
A new low for scientific accountability, the semi-secret meeting looks like a move to privatize the current conversation about heritable genetic modification.
GMOs 2.0: Reengineering Life, from Plants to People
Webcast - April 14, 2016
An online discussion about the new generation of genetic modification techniques, and the social issues they raise.
Center for Genetics and Society Letter in Opposition to California AB 2531
The Center for Genetics and Society urges the California Assembly Committee on Health to oppose a proposed bill that would expand payments to women to provide their eggs for research.
CGS Website Reboot: Seeking Your Feedback
by Jonathan Chernoguz
- Feb 11, 2016
Please fill out a quick survey to let us know how we can best improve CGS’s online presence.
Center for Genetics and Society Comments on Just-Released Report on Germline Mitochondrial Manipulations
Feb 03, 2016
The National Academy of Medicine's report conclusion – that no ethical or policy considerations stand in the way of clinical investigations going forward – seems at odds with the many cautions, risks, and concerns that it raises.
Forgotten Stories of the Eugenic Age #5: Creating Super-People
Hacking CRISPR: Patents, Gene Therapy & Embryos
Public Opposes Human Germline “Enhancement” by Overwhelming Majority
An Even Stranger Presidential Candidate
The False Promise of DNA Testing
Genes Are Overrated
A book about the superiority of mixed-race people is going into a second printing, and the internet is pissed
Will Modern Genetics Turn Us Into Gene “Genies”?
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