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On December 30, China’s official state news agency Xinhua reported that three scientists had been found guilty of “the crime...

2019 was a year of challenging conversations, disturbing developments, and glimmers of hope for bioethicists, advocates, scientists, and concerned citizens who monitor...

China has announced the sentencing of He Jiankui, the scientist whose attempts at heritable genome editing led to the births...

Newsletter

After the “CRISPR Babies” Sentencing: Where Do We Go From Here?

The “CRISPR Babies” Scandal, One Year Later

Abuse in the IVF Industry | CIRM Asks Californians for Billions More

Video

Bill McKibben and john a. powell came discuss the “Climate Crisis, Designer Babies, and Our Common Future.” The event was moderated...

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...

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...