The forensic use of bioinformation: ethical issues report launch
19 Nov 2007
The Council launched its report The forensic use of bioinformation: ethical issues at a public semin...
The forensic use of bioinformation: ethical issues
05 Dec 2008
This report uses the principle of proportionality as a basis for recommendations in a number of areas including the use of the National DNA Database.
23 Sep 2019 by Dave Archard
Filmic dystopias are a great way to imagine how current and prospective scientific developments might be abused in the ‘not too distant future’.
New resource for teachers on the forensic use of bioinformation
12 Jan 2010
The Council has launched a new resource for teachers based on its report on the ethical issues arisi...
Ethical questions over police use of DNA
01 Nov 2006
A consultation launched today by the Nuffield Council on Bioethics questions whether current laws al...
Government should take heed of past ethics debates about forensic use of biometrics
04 Jun 2018 by Guest
Published in May 2018, the Science and Technology Committee's Fifth Report, Biometrics strategy an...