October 27, 2016

Pioneering Geneticist Explains Ambitious Plan to “Write” the Human Genome

(JAMA) – As part of his 1984 doctoral thesis, Church developed and described the first direct DNA sequencing method that became the precursor to modern-day next-generation sequencing approaches. Church was involved in launching the Human Genome Project and received 1 … Read More

September 6, 2016

A New Edition of Science and Engineering Ethics Is Now Available

Science and Engineering Ethics (vol. 22, no. 4, 2016) is available online by subscription only. Articles include: “Gain-of-Function Research: Ethical Analysis” by Michael J. Selgelid “Six Challenges for Ethical Conduct in Science” by Petteri Niemi “The Essential Need for Research Misconduct Allegation Audits” by … Read More

August 5, 2016

A New Edition of NanoEthics Is Now Available

NanoEthics (vol. 10, no. 2, 2016) is available online by subscription only. Articles include: “Informed Consent in Asymmetrical Relationships: An Investigation into Relational Factors that Influence Room for Reflection” by Shannon Lydia Spruit, Ibo van de Poel, and Neelke Doorn “CRISPR/Cas9 Genome Editing – New and … Read More

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