Novel techniques to prevent mitochondrial DNA disorders would be an ethical treatment option
12 Jun 2012
Following a review of the ethical issues raised by techniques that aim to prevent the transmission o...
Working Party on emerging biotechnologies meets with experts
04 Jun 2011
In May 2011, Members of the Working Party on emerging biotechnologies held fact-finding meetings wit...
Nuffield Council on Bioethics expresses concern about proposed amendments to European Directive on Tissues And Cells
11 Dec 2003
The Nuffield Council on Bioethics has written to MEPs expressing concern about proposed amendments t...
Future work: have your say
04 Mar 2015
Social care robots, artificial gametes, GM insects... What do you think are the biggest bioethical i...
New Council members appointed
25 Jan 2007
We are pleased to announce that five new members have been appointed to the Council: Professor S...
Experts give go-ahead for human stem cell research but safeguards needed
06 Apr 2000
Research into human stem cells has the potential to develop treatments for a variety of diseases and...