Assessing the security implications of genome editing technology
19 Oct 2017 by Peter Mills
One place that social epistemologists tracking contemporary manifestations of the 'two cultures'...
27 Nov 2015 by Peter Mills
On 1 December the statesmen and -women of molecular biology will meet in Washington, DC, for a three...
Ethics review identifies top two challenges for genome editing
30 Sep 2016
Preventing the transmission of inherited genetic diseases, and increasing food production rates in f...
Hinxton, Greater Manchester: sealing a transatlantic entente
15 Sep 2015 by Peter Mills
“It's peace and quiet that we need to go back to work again.” – Bob Dylan, Joey In recent ...
Of big beasts and straw men
02 Sep 2015 by Peter Mills
I wrote recently on this blog about the disappointingly peremptory resolution by the US National Ins...
Heritable genome editing: action needed to secure responsible way forward
17 Jul 2018
An independent inquiry by the Nuffield Council on Bioethics has concluded that editing the DNA of a ...