Call for a global moratorium on heritable genome editing
14 Mar 2019
Yesterday in an article in Nature, a group of scientists and ethicists from seven countries called f...
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...
Heritable genome editing: action needed to secure responsible way forward
17 Jul 2018
An independent inquiry by the Nuffield Council on Bioethics has concluded that editing the DNA of a ...
Joint statement: Ethics councils to give urgent attention to genome editing
24 Oct 2016
Members of the ethics advisory councils of Germany, France and the UK, met on 21 October in Berlin t...
Call for evidence on the use of genome editing in farmed animals
20 Jun 2019
The Nuffield Council on Bioethics has launched a call for evidence to inform its inquiry into the us...
Council responds to NAS-NAM report on human genome editing
15 Feb 2017
The US National Academies of Sciences (NAS) and National Academy of Medicine (NAM) have today releas...