Call for evidence on disagreements in the care of critically ill children in England
15 Feb 2023
The Nuffield Council on Bioethics (NCoB) is running an open call for evidence to inform an independent review of disagreements in the care of critically ill children in England.
Whole Genome Sequencing in newborns: benefits and risks
16 Feb 2023 by Frances Flinter
Frances Flinter - Council Member and Emeritus Professor of Clinical Genetics at Guy’s & St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust - talks us through some important issues to consider in relation to the introduction of whole genome sequencing of newborn babies.
Ethical framework and toolkit
22 Feb 2023
07 Mar 2023
Invitation to tender: Deliberative mini-public on AI and 'genomic health prediction'
08 Mar 2023
We are inviting tenders to deliver a deliberative mini-public on AI and “genomic health prediction”, as part of our joint project with the Ada Lovelace Institute.
Who is science for? A brief reflection on the Third International Summit on Human Genome Editing
13 Mar 2023 by Peter Mills
The Third International Summit on Human Genome Editing took place in London last week, on 6-8 March 2023. Pete Mills, Associate Director at NCOB, reflects on this year's summit - which focused on therapeutic uses of somatic genome editing.