Genome editing and human reproduction: social and ethical issues
17 Jul 2018
In July 2018, we published a report into the social and ethical issues raised by the use of genome editing as a technology that could influence inherited characteristics in humans.
Genetics and genomics
02 Sep 2019
Launch of inquiry: Genetics and human behaviour
05 Jan 2001
The Nuffield Council on Bioethics announced today a major new inquiry into the ethics of research in...
Pharmacogenetics: ethical issues report launch
26 Sep 2003
The Council launched its report 'Pharmacogenetics: ethical issues' on Tuesday 23 September at a sem...
The demands of beauty
01 Apr 2015 by Catherine Joynson
This blog post was written following the first Beauty Demands workshop. The second workshop will foc...
Dementia and Stigma: The Ethical Imperative
06 Feb 2014 by Sarah Walker-Robson
This post is based on a talk given by our Council Member Professor Julian Hughes at “Dementia and ...