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Surrogate Mother Cares for Baby Abandoned Because of Down Syndrome
by Sonia Allan,
August 4th, 2014
Many see Baby Gammy’s plight as highlighting the extent to which commercial surrogacy arrangements can exploit and commodify women and children.
Genetic Testing of Citizens: A Backdoor Into Total Population Surveillance by Governments, Companies
by Helen Wallace
August 3rd, 2014
The new Chief Executive of England's National Health Service wants to make people’s personal genetic information the basis of their treatments.
China Experiences a Booming Underground Market in Surrogate Motherhood
by Ian Johnson and Cao Li
The New York Times
August 2nd, 2014
In a small conference room overlooking Wuhan's smog-shrouded skyline, Huang Jinlai outlines his offer to China’s childless elite: for $240,000, a baby with your DNA, gender of your choice, born by a coddled but captive rural woman.
Australian Couple Leaves Down Syndrome Baby with Thai Surrogate
by Lindsay Murdoch
The Sydney Morning Herald
July 31st, 2014
Gammy, a six-month-old baby abandoned by his Australian parents, could die because his Thai surrogate mother cannot pay for medical treatment for his congenital heart condition.
Eugenic Policies of the Past Teach Sobering Lessons
by Calum MacKellar
July 24th, 2014
The support of Scottish thinkers for eugenics is revealed in a new book entitled
The Ethics of the New Eugenics
French Luminaries’ Open Letter on Surrogacy
by Marcy Darnovsky
July 24th, 2014
Prominent left and center-left figures are urging President François Hollande to reinforce France’s legal prohibition of surrogacy contracts.
Safety Concerns Remain Over Three-Person IVF
by Ted Morrow
July 22nd, 2014
There is a lack of data from species more closely related to humans – a gap in our knowledge that would be wise to fill before proceeding to clinical trials.
Insurance Companies Shouldn’t Seek Genetic Test Results, Says Privacy Watchdog
by Steve Rennie
The Canadian Press
July 10th, 2014
Canada’s privacy watchdog is urging insurance companies and others to stop asking applicants for access to the results of genetic tests.
Would-Be Parents Fleeced, Surrogates Abandoned by Mexican Surrogacy Operation Planet Hospital
by Jane Cowan and Bronwen Reed
July 8th, 2014
An unscrupulous surrogacy operation in Mexico has left clients thousands of dollars out of pocket, and dozens of would-be surrogates abandoned.
Seedy Tale: Chinese Researchers Stole Patented Corn, U.S. Prosecutors Allege
by Mara Hvistendahl
July 7th, 2014
Over a span of years, a Chinese company allegedly came up with various ways of stealing coveted seed lines developed by agricultural giants DuPont Pioneer, Monsanto, and LG Seeds.
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National Polices on Human Genetic Modification: A Preliminary Survey
New Zealand: The Human Assisted Reproductive Technology Bill
Inequality, Democracy and the New Human Biotechnologies
Canada: The Assisted Human Reproduction Act
Stem Cell Therapy Rogue Operators Charging Thousands for Useless or Dangerous Treatment
Will Lowering The Price Of Genetic Testing Raise The Cost Of Medical Care?
Interpol Investigates 'Baby Factory' as Man Fathers 16 Surrogate Children
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