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A first-of-its-kind workshop titled “Defining Abuse in Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART)” took place on the leafy campus of Kings College...

In June, Russian molecular biologist Denis Rebrikov caused a stir by threatening to perform heritable genome editing. At the...

Why is an organization committed to increasing accessible and equally effective healthcare for people with disabilities asking California Governor Newsom...

Newsletter

Safety, Science, and the Human Egg Market

“Nerd Tunnel Vision” and Heritable Genome Editing

Video

George Estreich discusses his most recent book Fables and Futures, inspired by his daughter Laura. Estreich goes beyond the personal...

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...

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...