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We were shocked — shocked — to learn that 23andMe is cashing in on its customers’ spit. $3.5 billion...

"Black-footed Ferret Kits" by USFWS Mountain Prairie
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The New York Times published on February...

The United States fertility market is growing very rapidly, and is projected to reach $15.4 billion in 2023, more than double...

Newsletter

Animal cloning, again | 23andMe cashing in

Monetizing DNA Data | The China Card | Considering Eugenics

The Inauguration Issue, and other biopolitical news from around the world

Video

On January 29, 2020, Marcy Darnovsky spoke to an audience of 600 in Santa Barbara at TEDxLagunaBlanca. Her talk was...

This episode of the Al Jazeera video series Start Here features an interview with CGS Program Director on Genetic Justice, Katie Hasson.

Author and activist Bill McKibben, evolutionary biologist Stuart Newman, and social theorist Marsha Darling consider the common threads...

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...