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New Surrogacy Bill Bars Married Couples with Kids, NRIs, Gays, Live-ins, Foreigners
by Express News Service
The Indian Express
August 25th, 2016
The draft bill permits only "altruistic surrogacy" for childless couples who have been married for at least five years.
Surrogacy Still Big Business in Shanghai Despite National Ban
by Alice Yan
South China Morning Post
August 25th, 2016
Since China's one-child policy relaxed two years ago, the surrogacy industry has been expanding despite recent police raids.
Babies’ Health Could Be Affected by Variation in IVF Nutrients
by Jessica Hamzelou
August 24th, 2016
Pharmaceutical companies keep the "recipe" of IVF culture media a secret, but research suggests long-term health effects for resulting children.
Diversity, disability and eugenics: An interview with Rob Sparrow
by Xavier Symons
August 11th, 2016
Philosophers and the medical profession have been way too swift to make judgments about other people’s quality of life. We're not as far from the bad old eugenics as many think.
Inside New York’s Radical Egg-Freezing Clinic for Women
[citing CGS' Marcy Darnovsky]
by Lizzie Crocker & Abby Haglage
The Daily Beast
August 10th, 2016
Extend Fertility in Manhattan offers egg freezing at half market price. It’s also the first standalone practice of its kind in the U.S.
Mind your genes! The dark legacy of eugenics lives on
by Natasha Miller
August 8th, 2016
The misguided science of behavioral genetics and the social engineering potential of CRISPR show we have much to remember about the history of eugenics.
Booming demand, state protections attract commercial surrogate birthing
by Kathy Robertson
August 5th, 2016
California has more surrogacy regulation than most states. But the founder of an agency comments, "Anybody in the whole world – even a felon – can open an agency. There is no licensing, no background check."
The Human Egg Business: More Media Coverage of California Cash-for-Eggs Legislation
by David Jensen
California Stem Cell Report
August 5th, 2016
AB 2531, backed by the fertility industry, would remove caps on payments for egg retrieval, thus inducing women to gamble with their health.
Bill to expand market in women’s egg donations would undermine safeguards
by Deborah Ortiz
August 4th, 2016
Let’s not repeal a law that safeguards the health of women. We can support biomedical research without putting women’s health at risk.
In crisis-hit Venezuela young women seek sterilisation
by Alexandra Ulmer
August 3rd, 2016
Food shortages, inflation, crumbling medical sector, and anti-abortion climate have caused a growing number of women to reluctantly opt for tubal ligations.
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Assisted Reproductive Technologies [PDF]
A Pro-Woman Stem-Cell Policy
Women’s Eggs and Stem Cell Research [PDF]
Beyond Embryo Politics
The Future of Violence Against Women
Report from the Gender and Justice in the Gene Age Conference
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Facing the Challenges of New Reproductive Technologies [PDF]
Sex Selection: New Technologies, New Forms of Gender Discrimination
What Genetic Modification Means for Women [PDF]
Between Scylla and Charybdis: Reproductive Freedom after 9-11
Eugenics, Reproductive Technologies and "Choice"
Race and the New Reproduction (Chapter 6 of
Killing the Black Body
Breaking Taboo, Swedish Scientist Seeks To Edit DNA Of Healthy Human Embryos
Human Chimera Research’s Huge (and Thorny) Potential
Why we need a law to prevent genetic discrimination
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