This week in Nature:

In a technical tour de force, Japanese researchers created eggs and sperm in the laboratory. Now, scientists have to determine how to use those cells safely — and ethically.

Debra Mathews, faculty member and Assistant Director for Science Programs at the Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics, was a guest on Nature’s podcast to discuss the issues raised by this fascinating research. Listen below, and also check out the news feature that accompanied the podcast.

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