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Biopolitical Times

Being Human in a Biotech Age, a film series at UC Berkeley organized by the Center for Genetics and...

The prospect of plants that glow in the night gleamed brightly four years ago. And shuffled back into the darkness...

23andMe is getting a re-start of sorts. The company that put direct-to-consumer (DTC) genetic testing on the map hit a...

Newsletter

Gene Editing and Disability Justice / 23andWho? / 3-person IVF

Blinded by Stem Cells / Gene Editing / 3-Person IVF

Does New Report Open Door to Gene Editing for Human Reproduction?

Video

On April 24, disability rights activists Anita Cameron and Mia Mingus, alongside sociologist and bioethicist Tom Shakespeare and feminist disability studies scholar Rosemarie...
Leah Lowthorp and Jessica Cussins describe an emerging technique used with IVF that alters genes which are passed down to future generations. It’s an...

What are the social justice implications of technologies that could transform humanity itself?

Talks and Testimonies

Hosted by Stanford BioLaw and Health Policy Society 

Powerful new “gene editing” techniques have put the prospect of genetically modified...

LA-based Black Women for Wellness, hosted "Black Women for Wellness Futrism Conference," which merged reproductive justice issues and futurism as...

Synthetic Biology Shaping San Francisco hosted a forum on human genetic engineering and synthetic biology. Scientists working on glowing plants, hornless...

Reports

Report Cover

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...