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Technologies

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For a list of organizations opposing AB922, including reproductive justice, women’s health, LGBTQ rights, and other public interest organizations, see this fact...

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Responding to ubiquitous online marketing by stem cell clinics selling unapproved treatments for everything from achy joints to Alzheimer’s, Google...

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UC Davis researcher Alison Van Eenennaam described the experience of learning that the “poster animals for the gene-editing revolution” do...

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In your book Biotech Juggernaut, Hope, Hype, and Hidden Agendas of Entrepreneurial BioScience co-authored with Tina Stevens, you draw attention...

Policies

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For a list of organizations opposing AB922, including reproductive justice, women’s health, LGBTQ rights, and other public interest organizations, see this fact...

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The Trump administration wants to enable Customs and Border Protection officials to collect DNA samples from undocumented immigrants in its...

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Up until a few months ago, Brazil was all set to create the country’s first herd of genetically dehorned dairy...

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Two couples who had children through surrogates in Ukraine are warning prospective parents to do their research thoroughly before choosing...

Society

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The eugenic movement spearheaded by Francis Galton in England in the late Victorian period reached a culmination in the view...

Donald Trump speaking into a microphone

The Trump administration wants to enable Customs and Border Protection officials to collect DNA samples from undocumented immigrants in its...

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In mid-July, a bipartisan trio of U.S. Senators—Democrats Dianne Feinstein of California and Jack Reed of Rhode Island and Republican...

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Michael Gove, now a senior minister in the government of UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson, once took a swipe at...

Perspectives

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The eugenic movement spearheaded by Francis Galton in England in the late Victorian period reached a culmination in the view...

Albert Einstein

Michael Gove, now a senior minister in the government of UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson, once took a swipe at...

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A same-sex couple in Georgia said in a lawsuit filed Tuesday that the U.S. State Department is unconstitutionally refusing to...

If you follow news about human germline editing — altering the genes and traits of future generations — you’re likely...