CRISPR in North America: the National Academies’ report
07 Mar 2017 by Peter Mills
A fortnight ago the US National Academies of Sciences and of Medicine published their long anticipat...
CRISPR in South America: a case for 'liberation genomics'?
10 Nov 2016 by Peter Mills
We should all know about CRISPR-Cas9 (CC9) by now. We should know, at least, that it is a biological...
Genome editing: an ethical review
30 Sep 2016
This review considers the impact of recent advances in genome editing, which have diffused rapidly across many fields of biological research, and the range of ethical questions to which they give rise.
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...
Seeking authors for commissioned background papers
17 Sep 2014
We are seeking to commission two authors to each prepare a background research paper to inform the d...
New Council project on genome editing
10 Apr 2015
This year, the Council is starting a new project exploring the ethical issues around genome editing ...