03 Jun 2019
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 ...