Ethics of regenerative medicine and innovative treatments
13 Oct 2017 by Guest
The recently published Lancet Commission on stem cells and regenerative medicine is a very welcome a...
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...
Why do we value naturalness? A lively discussion on biotechnologies
22 Apr 2015 by Roland Jackson
Last Thursday I took the train from Paddington to Bristol to speak at an evening discussion event in...
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 ...
Plant biotechnologies: are we ready for the enlightenment?
05 Mar 2015 by Peter Mills
This week the House of Commons Science and Technology Committee published a report of its inquiry in...
Select Committee report on GM crops endorses Council recommendation
26 Feb 2015
A new report by the House of Commons Science and Technology Select Committee warns that EU regulatio...