HFEA consultation on ‘mitochondria replacement’ techniques
17 Sep 2012
The HFEA has today launched a public consultation on the ethics of new IVF-based techniques designed...
Consultation on GM crops
07 Apr 1998
Genetically modified crops are already entering the food supply in the UK. But uncertainties remain ...
New Working Party on mitochondrial donation
15 Sep 2011
The Council has set up a new Working Party to consider the ethical issues raised by mitochondrial do...
Promoting organ donation - guilt or gratitude?
24 Jul 2013 by Katharine Wright
Five years ago, the Organ Donation Taskforce published an ambitious action plan, Organs for Transpla...
Scottish strategy on organ donation includes suggestion of funeral costs of donor families
29 Jul 2013
The Council's suggestion of paying the funeral costs of organ donors has been included in the Sco...
Council holds factfinding meetings to hear first-hand about donor conception
25 Jul 2012
Over recent months, the Council's Working Party on donor conception has hosted a series of eight f...