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An embryonic stem cell
By Sammy Caiola, CapRadio [cites Center for Genetics and Society] | 09.18.2020

A measure on the November ballot would allow California to issue $5.5 billion in bonds to fund stem cell research...

Man signing documents
By George Thomas, The Government Center Gazette [cites CGS] | 09.01.2020

SACRAMENTO, CA — Senator Thomas J. Umberg (D-Santa Ana) announced today that his measure, Senate Bill 980 (SB 980)  passed the California...

5 men running on a track
By Nick Busca, Medium [cites CGS' Marcy Darnovsky] | 04.25.2019

Scientists first developed gene therapy techniques in the 1990s, exploring ways to treat disease by modifying malfunctioning cells. In 1997,...

Biopolitical Times

In a wide-ranging conversation on September 22, a stellar panel grappled with an ambitious agenda announced by the event’s title:...

We are in a moment of extreme challenge for each of us and for our country's future – yet again....

During this time of social distancing, many people are off work, working from home, or skipping events and obligations that...