News tagged with bioethics

The governance of synthetic biology

The Synthetic Biology Project at the Woodrow Wilson Center is launching a new web-based Synthetic Biology Scorecard, designed to track federal and non-federal efforts to improve the governance of synthetic biology resear ...

dateFeb 08, 2012 in Other
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4 essays look at the next generation of bioethics

To celebrate 40 years of pioneering bioethics publication, the Hastings Center Report, the world's first bioethics journal, looked to the future, asking young scholars to write about what the next generation of bioethicists should ...

dateNov 11, 2010 in Other
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UC Berkeley plan to test freshmen DNA criticized

(AP) -- A plan by the University of California, Berkeley to voluntarily test the DNA of incoming freshman has come under fire from critics who said the school was pushing an unproven technology on impressionable students.

dateMay 21, 2010 in Biotechnology
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