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Human Factory Farming and the Campaign to Outlaw Surrogacy
by Mirah Riben
May 30th, 2015
America is known as the most lax country for adoption and surrogacy. It has been called the Wild West for its lack of regulation of these practices. Is this a legacy we want to continue?
The Success Rates From IVF are Nowhere Near What People Think
by Ellie Kincaid
Business Insider [Australia]
May 29th, 2015
Around 40% of IVF cycles result in babies for women aged 32 and younger. Not even 10 years later, for women aged 40, that success rate is cut in half to less than 20%.
Let’s Talk About the Ethics of Germline Modification
by Gregor Wolbring
May 27th, 2015
We need clarity about where the public discussion should take place, what exactly it should focus on, and who should participate.
Center for Genetics and Society comments on White House and National Academies approaches to altering the human germline
May 27th, 2015
“The endorsement of a pause by the White House is an important first step."
Here’s a Greek Business That’s Booming: Making Test-Tube Babies
by Maria Petrakis
May 25th, 2015
“There might be a financial crisis, but people will still pay to get a child when they want one.”
The Feminist History of Surrogacy: Should Pregnancy Give a Woman Rights Over a Baby?
May 22nd, 2015
Our current thinking, with its impulse towards gender neutrality and the insistence that female reproduction isn't inherently different from its male counterpart, is flawed.
The New Ethical Frontier: DIY Eugenics
by Michael Cook
May 21st, 2015
A disruptive technology promises both medical advances and moral controversy.
Do Most Women Who Get Fertility Treatments Take on Debt to Do It?
by Neil Shah
Wall Street Journal
May 20th, 2015
Nearly half of women who were going through or had gone through fertility treatments took on over $10,000 in debt, according to a new survey.
Do We Really Need an Even Better Prenatal Test for Down Syndrome?
by Chris Kaposy
May 19th, 2015
Because of their ease of use and their non-invasiveness, the new non-invasive prenatal tests for Down syndrome could contribute to increased numbers of selective terminations of pregnancy.
US Science Academies Take on Human-Genome Editing
[Quotes CGS's Marcy Darnovsky]
by Sara Reardon
May 18th, 2015
The academies will hold an international summit this autumn, and establish a working group to develop a consensus statement.
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The Baby Business
Facing the Challenges of New Reproductive Technologies [PDF]
Race and the New Reproduction (Chapter 6 of
Killing the Black Body
Editing Of Human Embryo Genes Raises Ethics Questions
The Need for UK Surrogacy Law Reform
Who's Advising the Government on Human Genetics?
US Congress Moves to Block Human-Embryo Editing
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