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In 2004, Canada passed the Assisted Human Reproduction (AHR) Act, establishing an important piece of national legislation on assisted...

California has enacted a law that begins to provide a framework for regulating the dozens of state stem cell clinics...

Months after pop-culture superstar Kim Kardashian mentioned her interest in exploring surrogacy during the last season of Keeping Up with...

Newsletter

CRISPR Embryo Research - Do Context and Intentions Matter? | Surrogacy in Bollywood and US Tabloids

Questionable Claims on CRISPR'd Embryos | Rogue Fertility Doctor Denounced | Netflix Series Gets IVF Right

Gene-Edited Embryos for Reproduction? | FDA Reprimands Notorious Fertility Doctor

Video

On August 23, 2017, Ben Hurlbut, Professor of Life Sciences at Arizona State University, spoke with Patricia Williams, James L....

This webinar discusses the role reproductive health, rights and justice advocates can play in preventing a high-tech eugenic future where some...

On April 24, disability rights activists Anita Cameron and Mia Mingus, alongside sociologist and bioethicist Tom Shakespeare and feminist disability studies scholar Rosemarie...

Talks and Testimonies

A bird's eye view of a spiraling staircase cascading downward.

CRISPR, the powerful gene editing technique that enables the precise modification of genes, is revolutionizing medicine and biotechnology. It can...

Marcy Darnovsky presents in front of a room full of people sitting in desks.

Hosted by Stanford BioLaw and Health Policy Society, which invites speakers to present on-campus to discuss their current work/research in...

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...