Allison McCague on Huntington’s Disease and family communication
Our Debra Mathews on a podcast examining the ethical challenges of using lab-made sperm and egg cells in fertility treatments.
Reposted in light of today’s historic agreemnent between NIH and members of the Lacks Family: Our Debra Mathews comments on genetic research, participation, control, trust and HeLa cells
The Berman Institute’s resident geneticist Debra Mathews breaks down the Supreme Court ruling on gene patents, and its implications for healthcare and research
A new consensus statement on data and materials sharing and intellectual property in stem cell science from the Hinxton Group focuses on Japan and China
Scientists have successfully transplanted an artificially synthesized genome of one type of bacteria into a second type of bacteria, getting the recipient to behave like the donor species.