Genetics and human behaviour: the ethical context
01 Oct 2002
Research is exploring how genes and the environment influence behavioural traits. This report addresses concerns over how this information could be used to try to predict, change or select such traits.
Pharmacogenetics: ethical issues
22 Sep 2003
This report considers the implications of pharmacogenetics for research and development of medicines, clinical practice and treatment, and the use and storage of genetic information.
19 May 2011
Mental disorders and genetics: the ethical context
01 Sep 1998
This report considers the ethical concerns raised by research into the genetics of mental disorders.
Human tissue: ethical and legal issues
03 Apr 1995
This 1995 report proposes an ethical and legal framework for the use of human tissue.
Genome editing, human rights and the ‘posthuman’
03 Oct 2017 by Peter Mills
Last month I spoke at the Federation of European Biochemical Societies (FEBS) annual conference in J...