Public dialogue on genome editing: Why? When? Who?
23 May 2016 by Roland Jackson
In a very short space of time, new techniques (such as the CRISPR-Cas9 system) have revolutionised p...
The moral implications of genome editing in 300 words?
30 Mar 2015 by Peter Mills
This year, the Council is starting a new project exploring ethical issues around genome editing. In ...
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...
The ethics of patenting DNA: a discussion paper
22 Jul 2002
This report considers whether the DNA patent system is achieving its aims of stimulating innovation for the public good, and rewarding people for useful new inventions.
Council calls for evidence on genome editing
27 Nov 2015
The Council has published a call for evidence on genome editing - a recently developed set of techni...
House of Commons Science and Technology Committee publishes report: Genomics and Genome Editing in the NHS
21 Apr 2018
Today, the House of Commons Science and Technology Committee published its report, Genomics and Geno...