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August 14, 2019, marked the first meeting of another committee on heritable genome editing that is composed mostly of scientists:...

If you follow news about human germline editing — altering the genes and traits of future generations — you’re likely...

On July 15, Senators Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), Marco Rubio (R-FL), and Jack Reed (D-RI) introduced a bipartisan resolution calling for...

Newsletter

“Nerd Tunnel Vision” and Heritable Genome Editing

Russian Biologist: I Will Use CRISPR to Prevent Deaf Babies

Wrong Way to Make Policy on Inheritable Gene Editing

Video

KPIX 5 CBS SF Bay Area: Only a week after announcing that he altered the DNA of embryos for seven...

On CGTN America, Marcy Darnovsky, PhD, the executive director of the Center for Genetics and Society, discusses the ethics of...

While embryo selection and gene editing technologies may offer great hope to couples looking to prevent hereditary disease or improve...

Talks and Testimonies

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When you send your saliva to 23andme, you can get all kinds of genetic information — but now that it's...

DNA Strain

Are designer babies going to become a reality in the near future?

On this episode Cormac speaks to former NASA...

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This podcast discussion peeks into the world projected by J.D. Lasica in his new genetics thriller novel, Biohack. Bioethics...

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...