February 15, 2017

Ethicists Advise Caution in Applying CRISPR Gene Editing to Humans

(The Washington Post) – The report did not recommend an absolute prohibition of gene editing on the human “germline” if such interventions can be proved safe. This would involve genetic changes to eggs, sperm or embryos that would persist in … Read More

February 14, 2017

A New Edition of Journal of Law and the Biosciences Is Now Available

Journal of Law and the Biosciences (vol. 3, no. 3, 2016) is available online by subscription only. Articles include: “Public Attitudes Toward Legally Coerced Biological Treatments of Criminals” by Colleen M. Berryessa, Jennifer A. Chandler, and Peter Reiner “Sperm Donor Anonymity … Read More

February 13, 2017

A New Edition of South African Journal of Bioethics and Law is Now Available

South African Journal of Bioethics and Law (vol. 9, no. 2, 2016) is available online by subscription only. Articles include: “Harm to Patients and Others Caused by Impaired Junior Doctors Compelled to Work 30-Hour Shifts or Longer: Can the Minister of … Read More

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