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Survey: most Americans support editing the human genome

Sat, 09/09/2017 - 08:18
Religion and knowledge about the technology determine what people think Read more...

Assisted suicide push fails in New York

Sat, 09/09/2017 - 00:42
A New York Court has reaffirmed the State's ban on assisted suicide. Read more...

Is Jahi McMath alive?

Sat, 09/09/2017 - 00:38
A legal battle over an allegedly brain-dead American teenager is set to continue. Read more...

First anti-ageing drugs ready for trial

Sat, 09/09/2017 - 00:33
Scientists are developing powerful drugs to stop ageing.

Compromise on APA torture paper

Sat, 09/09/2017 - 00:26
But the fallout from the Hoffman Report continues.

Landmark stem cell paper questioned

Sat, 09/02/2017 - 09:44
With 10,000 harmful single-gene mutations known, there is a lot at stake. Read more...

Nurse may have killed at least 90 in German nursing homes

Sat, 09/02/2017 - 09:38
The real dimension of the killings by Niels Högel is likely many times worse, say police Read more...

If this is fatherhood, well, I’m a Dutchman

Sat, 09/02/2017 - 09:31
A Father's Day story from the Netherlands

HMS Bioethics Journal launched

Sat, 09/02/2017 - 09:25
Harvard Medical School gets into the game

Study fails to discount link between fertility treatment and cardiovascular disease

Sat, 09/02/2017 - 09:19
If more and more older women are seeking fertility treatment, this could be a big deal Read more...


Sat, 09/02/2017 - 08:48

Are ‘brain dead’ patients really dead?

Sat, 09/02/2017 - 05:10
A provocative new journal article challenges conventional accounts of human death. Read more...

“Vulnerable populations”: a necessary concept in research ethics?

Sat, 09/02/2017 - 05:06
How important is the label “vulnerable populations” in research ethics? Read more...

The ethical imperative for AI researchers

Sat, 09/02/2017 - 05:03
How can we stop AI robots from becoming killing machines? Read more...

Another anti-vaxxer barred from entering Australia

Sat, 09/02/2017 - 05:00
A prominent anti-vaccination campaigner has been barred from entering Australia. Read more...

How much have we done for ‘the world’s largest humanitarian crisis’?

Sat, 08/26/2017 - 08:47
Hundreds of thousands are sick with cholera in the middle of a civil war Read more...

Tandem IVF: anything to guarantee a baby

Sat, 08/26/2017 - 08:45
Some IVF clinics are offering a radical technique for older women Read more...

IVF competition forces prices down in Australia

Sat, 08/26/2017 - 08:44
Australian IVF companies are experiencing slow growth despite having lowered prices. Read more...

Anti-vaxxer resistance movement hits headlines in Australia

Sat, 08/26/2017 - 08:26
At least three Victorian doctors are under investigation for granting unwarranted vaccination exemptions. Read more...