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On May 6, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) opened national enrollment for the All of Us Research Program. This...

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The use of DNA for forensic purposes is long overdue for reassessment. The alleged identification of the so-called “Golden State...

Newsletter

Forensic DNA and the “Golden State Killer” | CRISPR Questions

Eugenics in CA | Race and Genetics Again? | Public Engagement

Revisiting Gattaca | New Book: Beyond Bioethics | Gene Editing & Human Rights

Video

The World Forum on Science and Democracy brings together “representatives of civil society engaged in the democratization of the production of scientific and technological knowledge.” On March 14, David...

Catherine Kudlick (Longmore Institute, SFSU) offers opening remarks about the film Gattaca, followed by a panel discussion with Kudlick, Marcy...

Troy Duster (UC Berkeley) offers opening remarks about the film Gattaca, followed by a panel discussion between Duster, Rosemarie Garland-Thomson...

Talks and Testimonies

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Egg freezing has long offered hope for women who wish to delay having children. These days, some employers cover the...

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Long-discredited notions of race as rooted in biology fueled eugenics policies and the Nazi extermination project. And yet,Osagie Obasogie...

Reports

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This comprehensive progress report critically evaluates the first year of the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM), the agency running...

President Obama State of the Union

The Center for Genetics and Society met on January 2 with members of the new administration's transition team to discuss...