Publications

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Biopolitical Times

Has a commentary in Nature shifted the landscape of the debate about editing the genomes of future children? Or will...

Nature published a commentary on March 13th with the forthright title “Adopt a moratorium on heritable genome editing.”

It was...

A perk of being a scholar focused on reproductive technology is that I can justify watching terrible movies as research....

Newsletter

Intelligence Hacks and Talent Tests: Our Children's Future?

Scandals build over gene-edited babies

Gene-edited babies scandal builds | CGS and allies sue California over retaining DNA from innocent people

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...